Nashville, TN: W. Hasell Hunt & Co., 1835. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 3/8 X 8 3/4 Inches. 601 PP + 8 PP Index. Very Good. Item #4033
Early Tennessee legal text covering cases adjudicated in the state from the first year of statehood (1796) to 1835. Allen #1210. An extremely scarce book in commerce. Of particular interest are pages 545-549, covering cases involving the ownership and treatment of Slaves in the state of Tennessee. Original period leather boards rebacked retaing remnants of original leather spine labels. Text exhibits foxing and a bit of staining here and there. Overall, a very attractive copy of this extremely scarce book.