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The History of the Ancient and Honorable Tuesday Club by Dr. Alexander Hamilton

Robert Micklus

Cloth ISBN 9780807897270

Copyright 1990 by the University of North Carolina Press

A Prize-Winning Book

  Maryland Historical Society Book Prize (1991)

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Hamilton’s literary hi-jinks reflect a serious purpose that will require a good deal of serious attention. The History is the most important addition to our sense of the literature of the colonial period since the publication of Edward Taylor’s poems.

--Norman S. Grabo

What a joy, to have this eighteenth-century American comic treasury in print for the first time, more than two centuries after its composition!

--John Barth