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    Thomas Jefferson: A Manual of Parliamentary Practice. For the Use of the Senate of the United States (Washington City: Samuel Harrison Smith, 1801), unpaginated, marbled paper boards with a black-lettered title stamp on the spine, 16mo (3.75" x 6.25"). Housed in a protective tri-fold green cloth folder that slips into a matching slipcase with a leather spine and gilt titles. Very good condition in a fine slipcase. The first American publication on parliamentary procedure, published at the end of Jefferson's stint as the Senate's presiding officer between 1797 and 1801.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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