THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, FOR 1860. Oliver Luther Holley.
THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, FOR 1860
THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, FOR 1860

THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, FOR 1860

Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1860. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Impressively preserved copy of the 1860 NY State legialstive manual, stout 8vo, polished red cloth, blind-stamped front and rear with gilt to spine, with ownership name of O. L Holley, gilt-pressed front cover. Speckled edges, xxvi + 560p, two engraved foldouts bound-in at front - one for the Senate chamber, the other for the Assembly chamber, both in original folds and in near fine condition like the rest of the internals. Covers slightly scuffed. O. L. Holley (1791 -1861), native of Salisbury CT, was was an American writer, newspaper editor, historian and politician. As editor of the Troy Sentinel, he was the first to publish the poem that became known as The Night Before Christmas. He also served as New York State Surveyor General from 1838 to 1842. Near Fine. Item #012180

Price: $125.00

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