Albany, 1821. 8vo, contemporary calf, 307 pp. A good copy of the first edition in a contemporary binding. The material was collected by Yates' widow and published twenty years after his death. Contents foxed, some intermittent dampstaining including a marginal stain to title page, faint pencil drawings of a house (?) to endpapers. Binding remains sound. Title continues: "From notes taken by the late Robert Yates, Esquire, Chief Justice of New York, and copied by John Lansing, Jun. Esquire, late Chancellor of that state, members of that convention. Including 'The Genuine Information,' laid before the Legislature of Maryland, by Luther Martin, Esquire, then Attorney-General of that state, and member of the same convention, also, other historical documents, relative to the Federal Compact of the North American Union.". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Secret Proceedings and Debates of the ...
Publisher: Websters and Skinners
Publication Date: 1821
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description G. Templeman, Washington, D. C., 1836. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 308 pp. Original brown cloth covers. Corners bumped. Wear to extremities. Pieces of spine missing. Binding is scuffed and stained. Previous owner's name and notes on fpde and ffep. Foxing throughout. Bookseller Inventory # 9621LAW