The Suppressed History of the Administration of John Adams, (From 1797 to 1801,) as Printed and Suppressed in 1802
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Notes and appendix by John Henry Sherburne. Frontis. 392pp. 12mo, cloth; (head of spine repaired, foxing). Philadelphia: Published by the Editor, 1846. "Most copies bought up and destroyed by (Aaron) Burr." Howes W-632. Aaron Burr thought there would be a backlash against the Republican party, and tried to buy up every copy of the 1802 edition-being aware of the book's hostility towards the Federalist party.