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Documents Relative to the House of Refuge, Instituted by The Society for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents in the City of New-York, in 1824
Book #: 015895

Author: The Society for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents
Publisher: Published by Permission of the Board of Managers, by Nathaniel C. Hart, Superintendent
Place: Printed by Mahlon Day, Ne York
Year: 1832
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 9 3/8″ x 5 7/8″
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 9 3/8″ x 5 7/8″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Green cloth spine and plain paper over boards, printed paper spine label, 311 pages, lithograph frontispiece and steel engraved portrait of Nathaniel C. Hart. Title page continues: “Comprising 1st. Memorial to the Legislature of the State, Interspersed with Facts From the Reports of the ‘Society for the Prevention of Pauperism.’ 2d. Act of Incorporation. 3d. The Seven Annual Reports of the Society. 4th Rules and Regulations for the Government of the House. 5th. An Address Delivered by the Rev. Dr. Stanford, on the Opening of the First New Building. 6th. Laws and Statutes of the State Relative to the House of Refuge.” Covers worn and stained, water staining and foxing scattered throughout, though still highly readable. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 5 oz. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 015895.