Journal of the Votes and Proceedings of the General Assembly of the Colony of New-York.
Description: Began the 9th Day of April, 1691; and Ended the 27th of September, 1743. Vol. I. Published by Order of the General Assembly. title vignette. iv, 840, pp. folio, contemporay calf; (expertly rebacked in modern calf, with leather labels; first few and last few leaves heavily foxed in margins; some light browning to text; binding moderately rubbed, edges of corners worn, small rubberstamp of a former owner on margin of t.p). N.Y.: Hugh Gaine, 1764.
Comments: "The largest issue of Gaine's press, and the first piece of government printing he secured. The pp. (2) is `An Act of reversing the Attainder of Jacob Leisler, and others' and is often lacking. The work was edited, and the index made by Abraham Lott, Junr." Ford, The Journals of Hugh Gaine I, p. 113, This work is complete in itself, vol. II was published in 1766. Evans 9756.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 144688