Constitutions of the Sixteen States which Compose the Confederated Republic of America… to Which are Prefixed, The Declaration of Independence, The Articles of Confederation; The Definitive Treaty of Peace with Great-Britain; and The Constitution of the United States. Boston: Manning & Loring, 1797. 12mo.
This work, printed on the ten-year anniversary of the federal Constitution, recognizes that key linkage of state and federal governments in following its printings of the federal Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the 1783 Treaty with the two colonial charters and the state constitutions of Virginia (1776), New Hampshire (1792), Massachusetts (1780), New York (1777), New Jersey (1776), Pennsylvania (1790), Delaware (1776), Maryland (1776), North Carolina (1776), South Carolina (1790), Georgia (1789), Vermont (1786), Tennessee (1796) and Kentucky (1792).
Age appropriate wear throughout, with some significant staining due to age. 12mo. Rebound in full period style calf, with two tone oxford panels, with gilt tooling and raised bands. Housed in a custom cloth slipcase.
Dimensions: 7.25" H x 4.75" W x 1.25" D.