[Washington, D.C.]: Printed at the Office of Blair & Rives, 1847. 7 pp. 8vo. Disbound. First edition. Removed from a larger volume else a very good copy, original mailing slip tipped to inner margin of title, faint mail fold. Item #36195
Signed by the author on slip clipped from original "franked" mailing envelope. Argues for the constitutionality of the Rivers and Harbors Act which Polk vetoed. Provenance: Fisher M. Rice, Walpole N.H., Principal of the New England Mercantile Union (envelope).OCLC locates only five copies: Indiana State Univ., Indiana Hist. Soc., Ct. State, Newberry, Boston Athenaeum.