Spanish-Language Edition of the 1862 California Session Laws [California]. Splivalo, Augusto D., Translator. Las Leyes de California, Dadas Durante la Sesion Decimatercia de la Legislatura, 1862; Que Principio el Lunes, Dia Seis de Enero, Y Finalizo el Jueves, Die Quinca de Mayo. Sacramento: Benj. P. Avery, 1862. xxxv, 445, , 40 pp. Three folding tables. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-1/2"). Later library cloth, red and black calf lettering pieces and paper shelf label to spine, endpapers added. Light shelfwear and soiling, light rubbing to lettering pieces, faint stain to foot of spine. Moderate toning to text, light edgewear and a few minor tears to tables, library stamps to title page, a few library markings to verso. $450. * Only edition in Spanish. California session laws were issued in English and Spanish editions from the first session, 1849, to the fourteenth session, 1863. Spanish-language editions are scarce. OCLC locates 6 copies of the 1862 volume, 2 in law libraries (University of Michigan, University of Minnesota). Babbitt, Hand-List of Legislative Sessions and Session Laws 23.
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