11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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(Shay's Rebellion, Acts and Laws of Massachusetts)

$2,963$2,500
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Shay's Rebellion, Acts and Laws of Massachusetts), Rare printed act, Acts and Laws Passed by the General Court of Massachusetts, Boston: Adams and Nourse, 1787, wraps in a later gilt lettered half black morocco slip-case, eighty-one pages, with many provisions including "An Act for the Pay and Subsistence of the Militia that have been, now are, and may be employed by Government, in suppressing the dangerous rebellion that has taken Place within this Commonwealth", folio, (minor spotting, edge wear). Sabin 45570, Evans 20499.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

Massachusetts, General Court of Massachusetts, General Court, Commonwealth Day