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    New York City: COMMUNICATION FROM HIS HONOR THE MAYOR, IN RELATION TO THE PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES ADOPTED BY HIM TO SECURE THE PUBLIC PEACE AT THE RECENT ELECTION IN THIS CITY, WITH DOCUMENTS, AND A REPORT FROM THE COMPTROLLER RELATIVE TO THE EXPENSE INCURRED DURING SAID ELECTION. New York: 1839. pp. 125-186 [as issued], original printed yellow wrappers (moderate wear), scattered light foxing, Very Good. A discussion of New York City riots, of which there were many; particularly discussed are the anti-abolition and anti-Negro riots of the 1830's. FIRST EDITION. Sabin 54205. AI 57498.

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    January, 2015
    8th-15th Thursday-Thursday
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