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Doc. No. 252, French Spoliations (To accompany bill H. R. No. 319.). Memorial of the Citizens of Pennsylvania, Upon the subject of spoliations on the commerce of the United States Prior to the Year 1800.  July 3, 1840 by entatives - 1840 - from Cat's Cradle Books and Biblio.com

Doc. No. 252, French Spoliations (To accompany bill H. R. No. 319.). Memorial of the Citizens of Pennsylvania, Upon the subject of spoliations on the commerce of the United States Prior to the Year 1800. July 3, 1840

by entatives

Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


Washington, D.C.: United States Congress, 1840. Ephemera. Good with No dust jacket as issued. Single-fold leaflet has clean but age-darkened and foxed pages. Light edge rubbing. ; Text of a message from Pennsylvania citizens dated February 7, 1838, appealing to the House of Representatives to honor claims against the French government for "spoliations on commerce" during the French Revolutionary period, and the text of a statement of support by the Pennsylvania Legislature dated June 8, 1840. ; 9.75" tall; 4 pages.
  • Bookseller: Cat's Cradle Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5190049
  • Title: Doc. No. 252, French Spoliations (To accompany bill H. R. No. 319.). Memorial of the Citizens of Pennsylvania, Upon the subject of spoliations on the commerce of the United States Prior to the Year 1800. July 3, 1840
  • Author: entatives
  • Format/binding: Ephemera
  • Book condition: Used - Good with No dust jacket as issued
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: United States Congress
  • Place: Washington, D.C.
  • Date published: 1840
  • Keywords: HISTORY, UNITED STATES, AMERICA, PENNSYLVANIA, FRANCE, FRENCH, SPOLIATION
  • Bookseller catalogs: History; Americana; Ephemera;
  • Subjects: ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Paper Ephemera; EDUCATION / History; HISTORY / United States / General;


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