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1819 Revised Code of the Laws of Virginia Vol. 2. Virginia Governor's copy

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1819 Revised Code of the Laws of Virginia Vol. 2

 [Virginia General Assembly] The Revised Code of the Laws of Virginia Being A Collection of All Such Acts of the General Assembly, Of A Public and Permanent Nature, As Are Now In Force; With A General Index. Volume II. Thomas Ritchie, 1819. Full calf binding. Rubbed, worn, scared, chips to the spine, lacks spine title patch and leather loss at the top of the spine, the leather on the spine is splitting. Age toning to the text, occasional damp staining. Lightly shaken. Occasional page loosened. Occasional marginal edge wear to pages near the end. Overall good + condition. (See photos). Handsome Book-binder’s label inside front cover: “Bound by Fred A. Mayo / Richmond, Va.” (This binder bound the first printing of “the Jefferson Bible”). With “Jno. Garland Pollard” in ink inside front cover. (Virginia governor 1930-34). Contemporary signature, “H. Waite, 1820” in ink at the top of the title page.


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