Annapolis: Jehu Chandler, 1813. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7. Very Good. Item #10939
Contains laws passed by the State of Maryland during a special session called by Governor Levin Winder to address military issues related to the WAR OF 1812. The Assembly met from May 17 -30, 1813 and passed, among others, laws pertaining to the raising and outfitting of militia for defense of the state from the British, as well as the purchase of munitions. A scarce title from an important year of the War of 1812. Tan buckram, rebound in 1927. Square Tight Binding. Clean interior, save for library stamp to title page. Mild wear to binding. Long red leather spine label in gilt.