THE PUBLIC LAWS OF THE STATE OF RHODE-ISLAND AND PROVIDENCE PLANTATIONS, AS REVISED BY A COMMITTEE, AND FINALLY ENACTED BY THE HONOURABLE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, AT THEIR SESSION IN JANUARY, 1798. TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED, THE CHARTER, DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, ARTICLES OF OF CONFEDERATION, CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES, AND PRESIDENT WASHINGTON'S ADDRESS OF SEPTEMBER, 1796.
Providence: Carter and Wilkinson, 1798. 648 [of 652pp, lacking the last two index leaves]. Bound in contemporary sheep [boards nearly detached, very worn]. Scattered foxing. Good.
"The fifth revision of the Rhode Island laws" [Alden], and the first since 1767.
Evans 34453. Alden 1581. II Harv. Law Cat. 459. Bartlett 172. Item #36700