Boston: Adams and Nourse, Printers, 1789. Leather. Good. Item #014080
Full title: The Perpetual Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, from the Commencement of the Constitution, in October, 1780, to the Last Wednesday in May, 1789. To Which are Prefixed, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, the Constitution of the Commonwealth, the Treaty of Peace Between Great-Britain and America, and the Constitution of the United States. Full Calf leather. 48, 495, vi pp. Lacking any endpapers/half title that may have proceeded the title page. A printing of the various laws of Massachusetts, as well as printings of the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution and the peace treaty between Great Britain and the United States. GOOD condition. Heavy scuffing, spotting and staining to the covers, with chipping and loss to the head of the spine. Minor soiling. Heavy scuffing, bumping and wear along the extremities. Lacking any leaves prior to the title page. Heavy ink spotting to the inside front cover, with a few ownership signatures present to title page and cover. Foxing scattered throughout, heavy to a few pages, with some leaves being heavily browned. Minor scattered soiling and staining. A few stray doodles on blank pages. Old pressed leaves laid in among a few pages. Sabin 45932.
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