Capture of Washington
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Published by Printed by Nathaniel [Coverly] Jun. in Boston .
Written in English


  • Bladensburg, Battle of, Bladensburg, Md., 1814 -- Poetry,
  • Washington (D.C.) -- History -- Capture by the British, 1814 -- Poetry

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Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31083
The Physical Object
Pagination1 broadside
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15092618M

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