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"Laws Of The State Of North Carolina" 1791 J. Iredell

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"Laws Of The State Of North Carolina" 1791 J. Iredell

Published by James Iredell. Printed by Hodge & Willis, Edenton, North Carolina, MDCCXCI (1791). Bound in full original calf binding with raised spine hubs with gilt ruling and six compartments on the spine. 732 pages through 1791, then 20 pages of 1792, 23 pages of 1793, 20 pages of 1794, 20 pages of 1795, 43 pages (Though mis-numbered) of 1796, 15 pages of 1797, 27 pages of 1798, 20 pages of 1799, 26 pages of 1800, a 10-page Index and then 29 pages of 1801. Printed on hand-made laid rag paper; pages vary in thickness throughout with heavy toning and foxing. The binding is bumped and rubbed at the corners and extremities but quite attractive overall. A 1/2" irregular chip is off leather and exposing the fourth cord hub down from the top of the spine and a 3/8" split at the top of the front hinge. 13 1/2" tall.

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