Philadelphia: Published by C.P. Wayne, 1807. 4to. Contemporary quarter calf [gilt spine rules] and marbled paper over boards [with contemporary text from an official document attractively overlaid]. All ten Maps, plus 22-page Subscriber List. Light foxing, Very Good. FIRST EDITION. Howes M317. Sabin 44788.
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[Washington: 1805]. 14, [2 blanks] pp. Disbound and lightly toned, Very Good. President John Adams issued instructions purporting to enforce the Embargo Act against France. Those instructions authorized the seizure of American vessels on voyages to and from French ports. But the Embargo Act authorized seizures only of ships.....