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Civil List and Forms of Government of the Colony and State of New York

by Hutchins, S.C. (compiler)

Condition: Poor/No Dust Jacket


Albany, NY: Weed, Parsons & Co,, 1868. Of the Colony and State of New York. Inscription on front end paper, "Hon J J Taylor with Compliments of W[?] A Bristol". Spine badly taped. Wear along edges. Some spotting and rubbing on covers. Name and date inside front cover. Soil over hinge paper of front cover.. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
spine
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12mo
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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
hinge
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jacket
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