The cupola, or, Rhymes on demagogues and mobs by Retired politician.

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Published by The editor [E. Evergreen] in Columbus .

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Other titlesCupola., Rhymes on demagogues and mobs.
Statementwritten by a retired politician and edited by Erasmus Evergreen, Esq.
ContributionsEvergreen, Erasmus.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 36 p.
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL17508312M

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