[Washington]: Blair & Rives, printers, . Disbound. Fair binding. Item #5991
Octavo. 3, [1 (blank)] pp. Removed from a binding, both leaves are detached; light toning; contemporary ink notation at the top of the first page. An interesting letter related to the prohibition of competition in letter and parcel delivery. With the growing network of rail and steam lines, it seems this was an increasing problem, "the great injury of the revenue, and in many instances, to the discredit of the department" (p. 1).