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ACTS PASSED AT THE FIRST SESSION OF THE SECOND CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. BEGUN AND HELD AT THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA...ON MONDAY THE TWENTY-FOURTH OF OCTOBER, ONE THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED AND NINETY-ONE...[caption title]
[Hartford: Hudson and Goodwin, 1791].. [329]-423pp. Original plain blue wrappers, stitched. Front wrapper and first few leaves gnawed at head of spine and upper corner near spine, with no loss to text; minor foxing. Contemporary ink inscription on front wrapper. Overall very good, untrimmed and unopened. An important group of early acts of Congress, including the ratifications of the Bill of Rights by the various states, the formal establishment of the U.S. Mint and Post Office, various acts for protecting the frontier, the act taxing whiskey that later provoked the Whiskey Rebellion, and the full text of the 1791 treaty between the U.S. and the Cherokees. The present, separately issued volume continues the pagination of Hudson and Goodwin's edition of the laws of the First Congress. EVANS 23843.
Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana
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