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    [Chicago]. Proceedings of the Common Council of the City of Chicago, for the Municipal year 1870-71, Being from December 5th, 1870 to November 27th, 1871. Chicago: J. S. Thompson & Co., Job and Printing House, [1871]. Small quarto. xliv, 359pp. Covers detached, rear cover lacking. Heavy rubbing on spine and small loss on head and tail pieces. Minor creasing and chips on ffep and rfep. Light toning on sheets, with scattered foxing on preliminary and terminal leaves. Occasional pencil marks. Very good text.

    More Information: A scarce compendium of the proceedings before, during and after the Great Fire. Ante-Fire 1770.

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