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Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry.

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Desilver, Thomas & Co. , Philadelphia
Henry, Patrick, 1736
StatementBy William Wirt.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE302.6.H5 W78
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi p., 1l., [19]-468 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6534297M
LC Control Number11022277
OCLC/WorldCa1724345

Source Description: Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry Wirt, William Philadelphia Published by James Webster This electronic edition is a part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill digital library, Documenting the American South.

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Contributor Names Wirt, William, [from old catalog]. Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry Revised edition, with headings to each chapter, and such an arrangement of the notes contained in the former editions, Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry.

book to render the work suitable for a class book in academies and schools: Author: William WIRT: Publisher: Mack, Andrus&Company, Original from: The British Library. William Wirt, Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry, Hartford, S. Andrus & Son,Fifteenth Edition, corrected by the author.

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Brown cloth hc with blind-stamped designs and gilt-stamped spine, 8vo (23 cm), xvi, [ii] pp, decorative title frontispiece.

Sketches of the life and character of Patrick HenryMack, Andrus & Co. - Rev. ed.: with headings to each chapter, and such an arrangement of the notes contained in the former eds. as to render the work suitable for a class book in academies and schools. Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry by Wirt, William of Richmond, Virginia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry by William Wirt online at Alibris.

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by william wirt, of richmond. virginia third edition, corrected by the author. philadelphia: published by james webster, no. 10, s. eigth street. william brown, printer, prune-street. pages plus index. illustrated - fpSeller Rating: % positive. Editions for Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Editio.

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Lamm, eds., (New York) The true Patrick Henry / by: Morgan, George,Published: () Patrick Henry: patriot and statesman / Norine Dickson Campbell. by: Campbell, Norine Dickson. Published: () Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry by: Wirt, William, SKETCHES OF THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF PATRICK HENRY by Wirt, William.

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(Philadelphia: Published by James Webster, no. 24, S. Eighth street. The version of the speech that is known today first appeared in print in Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry, a biography of Henry by William Wirt in There is debate among historians as to whether and to what extent Henry or Wirt should be credited with authorship of the speech and its famous closing words.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. Sketches of the life and character of Patrick Henry. By William Wirt, William, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Title:: Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry: Author:: Wirt, William, Note: Philadelphia: J.

Webster, Link: HTML and TEI at UNC. Philadelphia: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co, Ninth Edition. Leather_bound. Ninth edition, corrected by the author. xvi, pages. Full leather binding with spine titles in gilt on black label, gilt spine rules. Spine title bright, leather scratched and chafed, textblock square.

Interior lightly foxed throughout. Binding shaken but strong. "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" a. Patrick Henry's famous speech b. Friction c. Benjamin Franklin d. Biography e. character sketches f. Francis Bacon g. Alexander Hamilton and James Madison h.

essay i. the novel j. Addison and Steele k. first book written in America l. Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry By William Wirt,   William Wirt () was the prosecutor in Aaron Burr’s treason trial, Attorney-General under James Monroe and John Quincy Adams, and the author of Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry ().

From its introduction we learn that George Dabney was Patrick Henry’s friend during his childhood and youth, and that William Wirt.

Life of Patrick Henry: Caption title: Wirt's life of Patrick Henry: Local note: Biography. Local note: AH General note: Reproduction of original from The American Antiquarian Society.

General note: Sabin no. Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references. It was not until William Wirt, Henry’s first biographer, published Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry in that a reconstruction of the speech was printed.

8 SKETCHES OF THE his two sons, William and Patrick, and, according to the language of the country, " set them up in trade/' William's habits of idleness were, if .