United States Government outline functions 1868 Anson Willis primer branches etcBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Outlines of the United States Government: Its Origin, Branches, Departments, Institutions, Officers, and Modes of Operation, by Anson Willis.
Published 1868, New York by N. Tibbals & Co.
434 pages. Text in English.
A comprehensive compendium to all aspects of the U.S. Government issued shortly after the Civil War.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering (cloth now uniformly faded), embossed ruled covers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting, some minor thin light fore edge old damp staining.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5" W.