Case of the Black Warrior, And Other Violations of the Rights..
by United States; Department of State
1854. [United States]. [Department of State]. Case of the Black Warrior, And Other Violations of the Rights of American Citizens by Spanish Authorities. Washington: Beverley Tucker, Senate Printer, 1854. 380 pp. Octavo (9" x 6"). Original textured cloth, ornate blind-stamped frames and "Senate Document" to boards, blind fillets and gilt title to spine. Moderate rubbing to extremities with some wear to corners and fore-edges, light chipping to head of spine, fading and some soiling to boards. Some toning, light browning in a few places, internally clean. Ex-library. bookplate to front pastedown, date-due sheet to rear free endpaper, residue from card pocket to rear pastedown. $50. * Only edition. Submitted to the Senate, this is a collection of official correspondence dealing with problems that merchants and shippers encountered in Cuban ports. Note on the verso of the title page: "House Doc. No. 86." Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 7536. (Inventory #: 54245)