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Virginia Resolutions of 1798 : Pronouncing the Alien and Sedition Laws to be Unconstitutional, and Defining the Rghts of the States

By: Madison, James

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Not Stated, Not Stated: 1850

Seller ID: 13669

Condition: Good


Disbound from a larger volume. Pages held together by remnants of earlier binding. Last page detached. Pages have toning and foxing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 82 pages; This seems to be an early printing of James Madison's essay for the state of Virginia along with responses to it. Also included is the Kentucky resolution on the same subject which was authored by Jefferson. Both Madison and Jefferson argued that states could declare Federal laws to be unconstitutional. This is an early printing of material related to the controversy. However, please note that this is a disbound portion of a... View more info