THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OR ANNUAL REGISTER OF FUGITIVE PIECES -1799 Senate Speeches$995.00
The American Museum for the Year 1798; or Annual
Register of Fugitive Pieces, Native and Modern
This remarkable volume contains the speech that William Pinkney of Maryland gave on the Condition of the African race before a legislative session in November, 1789. It also hold the inauguration speech of John Adams as president of the United States on March 4, 1797.
Published by: Matthew Carey
Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.
- Bound in leather and decorative paper.
- Spine features black title block and gilt trim,
- Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown,
- Boards show minor scuffing to corners and bottom right front.
- Binding tight.
- Deckled pages.
- Name of library on front endpaper.
- Number in pencil on title page upper right,
- Outside margin of pages 373-376 cut with loss of a few letters at very bottom of page 375.
- Light to moderate foxing but all text is legible.
- No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
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