Annapolis: Jonas Green, 1754. ,84pp. Cloth, gilt leather label. Old ink library stamps and ownership notations on titlepage, minor staining to lower margin of some leaves, mild toning. Good plus. The session laws for Maryland in 1753, printed in Annapolis the next year. The various acts address the tobacco trade, the prevention of ships and vessels from "clandestinely carrying Servants and Slaves" out of Maryland, the repair of public roads, taxation and more. Also includes a supplementary act regarding punishment of slaves and prevention of "tumultuous" slave gatherings. Rare, ESTC records only four copies. EVANS 7235. WROTH 167. TOWER 126. ESTC W7308. (Inventory #: WRCAM50245)
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