Washington, DC: Henry Polkinhorn, 1861. First Edition. Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Good. Item #L010249
Good in wraps (lacks orig wraps; sl stains/creases/edgewear). 8vo 16 At hea d of title: State of the Union. Rare. Corwin (1794-1865), Kentucky-born and Ohio-raised lawyer and statesman; Whig congressman (1831-40), senator (184 5-50), Secretary of the Treasury in Fillmore's administration and minister to Mexico (1861-64); known for his opposition to both the Mexican War and t he Civil War.