“O, SAY CAN YOU SEE??”: THE NOVEMBER 1814 FIRST MAGAZINE APPEARANCE OF FRANCIS SCOTT KEY’S “STAR-SPANGLED BANNER”
[KEY, Francis Scott]. "Defence of Fort McHenry" (Star-Spangled Banner) in Analectic Magazine, Vol. IV. Philadelphia, July-December 1814.
Six-month run, July through December 1814, of the important Analectic Magazine, containing in the November issue the first magazine appearance-less than two months after their first publication-of Francis Scott Key’s lyrics that would become known as “The Star-Spangled Banner.” $2200.