Lot 95 of 739:
Constitution of U.S., & Massachusetts, 1805  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
$200 - $300

The Constitution of the State of Massachusetts, and that of the United States; the Declaration of Independence, with President Washington's Farewell Address



Printed and sold by Manning & Loring



117 pp. (12mo) 17.4x10.3 cm (7x4"). period quarter calf with paper-covered wooden boards.

Early 19th century printing of the United States Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, with of course Washington's Farewell Address, and the Constitution of Massachusetts. Printed by order of the General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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Worming to spine, light staining and wear to boards (paper missing in a few small spots); dampstaining to endpapers, some darkening to contents, very good.

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