Burleigh, Joseph Bartlett.
The American Manual; Containing A Brief Outline of the Origin and Progress of Political Power, and the Laws of Nations; A Commentary on the Constitution of The United States of America, and A Lucid Exposition of the Duties and Responsibilities of Vot
Philadelphia: Grigg, Elliot & Co. 1848. viii, 318, 55p, index. 19cm. Black morocco back and cloth over boards, titling in gilt on the spine decorative embossed panels. Cloth chipped at the corners and covers; spine ends slightly rubbed; contemporary ownership inscription on the front cover pastedown and endpaper; missing the bottom free endpaper; top portion of title page removed with no impact on text; still, in very good condition.