CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS OF THE MERCANTILE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION; TOGETHER WITH A CATALOGUE OF BOOKS, AND NAMES OF MEMBERS.

Boston: Press of Dow & Jackson, 1839. x,[3]-77pp. 12mo. Contemporary marbled wrappers, string-tied. Wrappers rubbed and worn. Minor foxing. Very good. Item #WRCAM36501

With the ownership signature of "Samuel E. Sawyer," a member of the library, at the head of the titlepage. Includes a history of the Boston Mercantile Library Association, the constitution and by-laws, a list of officers by year of service, and a list of members. The library catalogue runs some forty-six pages, listing more than two thousand works in a number of disciplines. Included are works of American and world history and travel, science, trade, literature, religion, manners, and more. Scarce, with AMERICAN IMPRINTS and OCLC together locating only five copies. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 57241. OCLC 20321096.

Price: $350.00