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A history of the life and death, virtues and exploits, of General George Washington

A history of the life and death, virtues and exploits, of General George Washington

faithfully taken from authentic documents, and now, in a third edition, improved, respectfully offered to the perusal of his countrymen; as also, of all others who wish to see human nature in its most finished form ...

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Published by Printed by Shepard Kollock in Elizabeth-town [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Rev. M.L. Weems
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 3527
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination61 p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16899300M
    LC Control Number87807333

    More than likely not. This apocryphal story was created by Mason Locke Weems better. known as Parson Weems in A History of the Life and Death,. Virtues and Exploits of General George Washington. About this Book Catalog Record Details. A history of the life and death, virtues & exploits of General Weems, M. L. (Mason Locke), View full catalog .

    It is the book that helped to build the legend of George Washington, read by probably every little boy in the early s. Of course, it is hardly a concise or fair-handed biography, it /5. This apocryphal story was created by Mason Locke Weems better known as Parson Weems in A History of the Life and Death, Virtues and Exploits of General George Washington to .

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Washington; and containing a great many curious and valuable anecdotes, tending to throw much light on the private as well as public life and character, of that very extraordinary man: the whole happily calculated to furnish a feast of true.

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[M L Weems] -- When we realize that the famous anecdote of George Washington and the cherry tree and accounts of certain exploits equally inspiring were first given to the world by Washington's. The life of George Washington with curious anecdotes, equally honourable to himself and exemplary to his young countrymen by: Weems, M.

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One such very well-known book, A History of the Life and Death, Virtues and Exploits, of General George Washington, published in and authored by Mason Locke Weems, includes perhaps the most famous tale of Washington's uprightness: the story of George and the cherry tree.

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Mason Locke Weems (Octo – ), usually referred to as Parson Weems, was an American book agent and author who wrote the first biography of George Washington immediately after his death.

He was the source of some of the apocryphal stories about Washington. The tale of the cherry tree ("I cannot tell a lie, I did it with my little hatchet") is included in the fifth Born: Mason Locke Weems, Octo.Additional Physical Format: Print version: Weems, M.L.

(Mason Locke), History of the life and death, virtues & exploits of General George Washington. Bound in gilt tooled red and green morocco with orange silk endpapers. Mason L. Weems, A History of the Life and Death, Virtues and Exploits of General George Washington: with Curious Anecdotes, Equally Honourable to Himself and Exemplary to His Young Countrymen (Philadelphia: Lippincott, ) {Y Bind GAZ\.Wee}.

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