Boston: Printed and Published by Hews & Goss, 1819. First edition. 8vo. (2), 312. Untrimmed with some uncut pages. Original blue paper boards with recent tan paper spine.
"Over the Signature Novanglus, John Adams published a series of articles in the Boston Gazette between January and April 1775 in answer to essays appearing in the Massachussetts Gazette and Boston Post-Boy over the signature Massachusettensis.... While the Masschusettensis papers were attributed at first to Jonathan Sewall, it is now well established that they were written by Daniel Leonard." - GEPHART- 3824 "They are important as showing both the Whig and the Tory sides of the controversy." - LATHROP HARPER 153-4. Item #62260