Lot 122: Thomas Bacon. LAWS OF MARYLAND AT LARGE... 
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Maryland Law/American Imprints] Thomas Bacon. LAWS OF MARYLAND AT LARGE, WITH PROPER INDEXES. Now first Collected into One Compleat Body, and Published from the Original Acts and Records, remaining in the Secretarys-Office of the said Province Annapolis: Printed by Jonas Green, Printer to the Province. 1765. [Printing was not completed until early summer of 1766. See Wroth pp109-110.] When one recalls that nearly six years had passed since the Lords of Trade had given order that copies of the Maryland laws be sent to them, one is inclined to admire the patience with which their Lordships had awaited their transmittal -Wroth p109, #254. ...handsomely printed. -Sabin 2684. 4to, ordinary issue. (Height: 15 ¾ in.). Contemp leather worn. Foxing, mostly marginal dampstaining. Some creasing. Leaves at front and rear of volume have dog-earing or chip. pencil ownership in upper margin of title. 8.2 Lb.