Prospectus for Rockwell's Spanish and Mexican Law [Legal Publishing]. John S. Voorhies & Co. [Prospectus for John A. Rockwell's Compilation of Spanish and Mexican Law, in Relation to Mines, And Titles to Real Estate]. New York, 1852. Single sheet folded once to form two 10" x 8" leaves. Prospectus to rectos, versos blank. Light shelfwear, a few minor creases. A remarkably well-preserved item. $50. * This prospectus would have been folded, sealed, addressed and mailed to a potential buyer. It contains a description of the book and endorsements from periodicals and such notables as President Fillmore and Chief Justice Taney. Most of these latter endorsements are derived from letters to the publisher and were not reprinted elsewhere.
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