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Terrible tractoration!!

Terrible tractoration!!

a poetical petition against galvanizing trumpery, and the Perkinistic institution : in four cantos, most respectfully addressed to the Royal college of physicians

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Published by Printed for Samuel Stansbury in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Perkins, Elisha, -- 1741-1799,
  • Tractors, Metallic

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Christopher Caustic.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 6297., Early American imprints -- no. 8440.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxxv, 192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17705527M

      Terrible Tractoration!! speedily sold out a first edition and went into a second. But this record was nothing compared with the sale of the tractors themselves. One Perkinean pamphlet cited testimonials from eight professors in four universities, twenty-one physicians, and thirty clergymen, twelve of them equipped with D.D. degrees. Modern Philosopher, or Terrible Tractoration, by Caustick Trial of the Judges of the supreme court of Pennsylvania Medical Guide, for the use of families & young practitioners Materia Medica Underwood on diseases of children Lavoisire's Chymistry Denman's Midwifery Bell on Wounds ___ Surgery, 4 vols Cullen's Practice.

    TERRIBLE TRACTORATION! A POETICAL PETITION AGAINST GALVANISING TRUMPERY, AND THE PERKINISTIC INSTITUTION (New York, ). First American edition. A Book of Biographies; reprinted from The Nation. Designed by Vrest Orton and printed at the Stephen Daye Press in . The table, and great part of the floor, were covered with books and pamphlets on agricultural subjects, newspapers from all quarters, manuscript articles for The New England Farmer and manuscript stanzas for "Terrible Tractoration." There was such a litter as always gathers around a literary man.".

    He was the holder of two patents for heating devices. He promoted "scientific" techniques in The New England Farmer, a journal he founded. Also a prominent satirist, he wrote numerous pieces under the pseudonym Christopher Caustic for one of his other journals, The Terrible Tractoration. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Alexander Anderson (Anderson, Alexander, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Anderson, Alexander, , illust.: The Economy of Human Life, Translated from an Indian Manuscript, Written by an Ancient Bramin; To Which is Prefixed an Account of the Manner in Which the Said Manuscript Was Discovered (work attributed.


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Terrible Tractoration. a Buy from $ An Essay on the Law of Buy from $ The New American Gardener: Buy from $ Some Thoughts on the Present. InThomas Green Fessenden published his poem "Terrible Tractoration" in favor of Perkins and as a satire on other physicians.

Perkins' son died in Perkins' son died in After that the popularity of the tractors began to wane. The parodists of course had a ball with all this, and while Christopher Caustic, in a verse satire called “Terrible Tractoration!!” sent up the windy language employed by the air heads, a mock.

The book contains dozens of testimonials from European physicians lauding the wonders of the tractors. As an interesting historical note, the tractors even spawned a long poem, Terrible Tractoration, by American writer Thomas Fessenden (), praising the tractors and making fun of physicians who did not believe in their powers.

Terrible Tractoration and Other Poems appeared in the third edition in In the preface to this Fessenden says, The origin of the poem entitled Tractoration, is as follows: In the year the author, (who is a native of Walpole, New Hampshire), * History of Science Collections, Cornell University Libraries, Ithaca, New York *0.Title(s): Terrible tractoration.

A poetical petition against galvanising trumpery, and the Perkinistic institution, in four Christopher Caustic [pseud.]. Edition: 2d ed., with great additions. 85 (OREGON) WHITE, E.

AND LADY (AMERICANA) (AMERICANA) Terrible Tractoration! A Poetical Petition Against Galvanizing Trumpetry, and the Perkinistic Institution, by Christopher Caustic.