Philadelphia: William Fry, 1824. 12mo, contemporary plain wrappers with publisher advertisements on inner wraps. 34,  pp. Light uniform tanning. Very Good.
The Society was established in 1824. These are its founding documents. Mathew Carey was a vice president and member of several committees. In addition to the material described in the title, this item lists nine pages of members, with their occupations-- including Nicholas Biddle, President of the Bank of the U.S., Marcus Bull ["gold beater"], and others great and obscure.
FIRST EDITION. Rink 526 . AI 16182 . Item #10985