The flowers of literature : being an exhibition of the most interesting geographical, historical, miscellaneous and theological subjects, in miniature. To which are prefixed, preliminary addresses, to parents, teachers and their pupils : to which is added the Constitution of the United States / by Thomas Branagan
Tail-pieces. "Last March, a new edition ... amounting to the uncommon number of 3000 copies was published in this city. Many typographical errors crept into that edition, and in other respects it was very badly executed, especially the paper which was of the mixed kind ..."--Publisher's note, on verso of t.-p., dated August 15, 1810. In this later edition, a number of paragraphs have been added to the "Conclusion", p. 318-324, but this part being printed in smaller type than in what it had appeared in the earlier, the number of pages remains the same. Rare Books copy: Pages 217-218 omitted in numbering.