Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1837. 1st edition. Leather. 1st edition. Two volume set, comprised of Volume XIV, Parts I&II. A Very Good set. 4to., unpaginated, printed in numbered double columns, starting with column 1, and extending to column 1744, with a 350 page appendix and a 9(ix) page index at the rear. Bound in matching period full leather, with title and volume on red and black morocco labels on the spines. The boards are lightly worn; a few pulls on the leather, very light soiling. A Very Good set. Very Good. Item #23342
Volume XIV (Parts I&II) of the Congressional debates (September 4 to October 16, 1837) published by Joseph Gales. Debates covered in this volume: Treasury Notes, The United States, Mexico and Texas, Florida War, Losses in Florida Campaigns, among others.
Under the title of Annals of Congress, Gales and Seaton published (1834-56, in 42 volumes) the debates in Congress from 1798 to 1824, together with the more important documents and laws, and under the title of Register of Debates in Congress (29 volumes) continued the publication in similar form to cover the years (1824-37).