A SHORT HISTORY OF PAPER-MONEY AND BANKING IN THE UNITED STATES. INCLUDING AN ACCOUNT OF PROVINCIAL AND CONTINENTAL PAPER-MONEY…. William M. Gouge.

A SHORT HISTORY OF PAPER-MONEY AND BANKING IN THE UNITED STATES. INCLUDING AN ACCOUNT OF PROVINCIAL AND CONTINENTAL PAPER-MONEY…

New-York: Published at the Office of the Evening Post, 1840. Fourth edition. 8vo, original printed paper covers. 42, (2), (5)–64 pages. Front cover with most of top inch clipped; Quite worn at spine. Very good or so. Item #5762

The first copy we have handled of this admitted poorly printed edition. Gouge’s work would go on to be reprinted serially in the Journal of Banking for 1841 and 1842, lending further indication of its influence at the time.

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