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Author Carey, James, -1801.

Title The house of wisdom in a bustle : a poem, descriptive of the noted battle, lately fought in C-ng--ss. By Geoffry Touchstone.

Published Philadelphia : Printed for the author, 1798 (Price 25 cents)


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 27 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 8⁰
Notes Satiric interpretation of the dispute in Congress between Mathew Lyon of Vermont and Roger Griswold of Connecticut, February 15, 1798.
Attributed to James Carey by Evans.
Parentheses substituted for square brackets in imprint.
Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
Evans, 33490.
Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 608.
Sabin, 96325.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns.
Notes United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other author Carey, James, -1801, publisher.
Subject Griswold, Roger, 1762-1812.
Lyon, Matthew, 1749-1822.
United States. Congress (5th, 2nd session : 1797-1798). House -- Poetry.
Poems -- 1798.