Philadelphia: Jas. B. Smith & Co., 1859. 9th edition. Hardcover. 794p plus catalogue in back. A dark brown cloth hardcover book in good condition. Cover and foredges flecked with stains. The edge of the spine that meets the back cover is chipped. Pages a bit tanned with age, but otherwise clean, and binding secure. Item #165083
A record of political movements, court decisions, and legislation representative of the political climate of the years just before the Civil War.