Secret Proceedings and Debate of the Convention Assembled in Philadelphia, in the year 1787, for the Purpose of Forming the Constitution of the United States of America, from Notes Taken by the Late Robert Yates, Esquire, Chief Justice of New York, and Copies by John Lansing, Jun., Esquire, Late Chancellor of that State, Members of that Convention; Including "The Genuine Information," Laid before the Legislature of Maryland, by Luther Martin, Esquire, then Attorney-General of that State, and Member of the Same Convention; Also, Other Historical Documents, Relative to the Federal Compact of the North American Union.

Louisville, KY: Alston Mygatt, 1844. Second Louisville edition (first published 1838). 8vo. xi, 335 pp. Includes a biographical sketch of Robert Yates, pp. [329]-335. Scattered light foxing, but a good solid copy. Publisher's embossed leather (rubbed, especially the edges), gilt spine title (gilt partly worn away). (9251). Item #62435

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