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Laws of the State of New-York, comprising the Constitution, and the acts of the legislature since the Revolution, from the first to the twelfth session, inclusive.
New York: Hugh Gaine, [1789]. First edition. Two volumes. Modern half morocco over marbled boards. 15 x 9 1/2 inches (38 x 25 cm); [4], 336, [12], xii, [2]; [2], 471, [17] pp. Stamps of the New York Supreme Court Law Library, light foxing, clean copy overall; Together with Laws of the State of New York. New York. Passed by the Legislature of said State, at their Ninth Session. New York: Samuel and John Loudon, 1786. Legal buckram. 15 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches (39 x 24 cm); 137 pp., collates [A]² B-2M². Contents trimmed close with minor loss to a few page numbers, light foxing, a fine copy.
The first is the important Varick and Jones edition of New York's post-Revolutionary laws, from 1778 on. The title page vignette was engraved by Peter Maverick, according to ESTC. Evans 19854.

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