Hardcover. Very Good. Item #4510
Washinton, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1857. Octavo (9" x 6"); 279p. Blindstamped brown cloth with gilt stamped lettering and paper title strip to spine. Covers bumped at corners and chipped at spine ends, with rubbing along edges and a small note in white on front. Title card toned and mostly rubbed away. Foxing to endpapers. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
Report on the corruption allegations, findings, and recommendations against representatives William A. Gilbert, William W. Welch, Francis S. Edwards, and Orsamus B. Matteson. Bookplates of the Western Reserve Historical Society of Cleveland, Ohio, noting the book was donated from the estate of former congressman John Hutchins, who represented Ohio's 20th District from 1859-1863.