Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1884. Original Edition. Hardcover. 606pp. Quarto [29.5 cm] Greenish brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a gilt stamped bust on the front cover. Fair. The covers are rubbed and slightly faded. There are small losses from the cloth at the ends of the spine, and there are several tiny holes in the cloth of the spine. Small stain on spine. The underlying boards are exposed at the corners. The endsheets are cracked along the hinges. The front hinge is going. The front endsheet has two ink stamps and a former owner's small address label. The pages are clean. Item #21343
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