[State Of Ohio] [Swan | Gustavus]

A Compilation of Laws, Treaties, Resolutions, And Ordinances, Of The General And State Governments, With Relate To Lands In The State Of Ohio – Including Laws Adopted By The Governor And Judges; The Laws Of The Territorial Legislature; And the Laws of This State, To The Years 1815-1816.

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    Description

    First edition of the Laws, Treaties, Resolutions, and Ordinances of the State of Ohio by Gustavus Swan.

    Octavo, [3]-534pp. Period leather boards, reinforced hinges. Previous owners signature on front endpaper, from the Van Matre family library. Clean text, toning as expected due to age.

    (Sabin 56898) (Thompson 690)

    Comments: This scarce work contains the Ohio Company’s purchase of the Ohio territory and the details of Connecticut Western Reserve. The book was compiled by Gustavus Swan at the direction of the Ohio Legislature. Swan was a lawyer and banker in the state of Ohio and was later appointed to fill a vacancy on the Ohio Supreme Court in 1829.

    Additional information

    Location Published

    Columbus

    Publisher

    Geo. Nashee, State Printer

    Edition

    First Edition

    Date Published

    1825

    Binding

    Leather bound

    Condition

    Very good

    Author

    [State Of Ohio] [Swan | Gustavus]