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Journals of Congress, 1781 Volume VII  

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Journals of Congress, and of the United States in Congress Assembled, for the Year 1781. Volume VII


New York

Printed by John Patterson by order of Congress



48, [10], 49-522, [20], lxxix pp. (8vo) 21.5x13 cm (8½x5") original blue paper-covered boards.

Most pages unopened. A reprint of the Claypoole edition of 1782. Appended are the 4 pp. Rules for Conducting Business in the United States in Congress Assembled, and the 13 pp. report on the Treasury. Title page dated. Evans 20773. 

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Spine panel perishing, affecting hand-lettering, some soil to boards, early ownership marks on front cover.

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