The legislative guide, containing all the rules for conducting business in Congress Jefferson's manual and the Citizens' manual, including a concise system of rules of order founded on congressional proceedings : with copious notes and marginal references

Burleigh, Joseph Bartlett
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  • Creator by Joseph Bartlett Burleigh
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication 4th ed, rev. Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1853 [c1852]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource ([4], 288, 30, 5-32 p. : ill., port., plan)


  • "Explaining the rules and the authority therefor, designed to economize time and secure uniformity in the proceedings of all deliberative assemblies, and also to meet the wants of every private citizen who desires to understand the right way to transact public business."
  • "Script ... copy ... of the Constitution of the United States of America": p. 5-49, 2nd count.
  • "The original articles of confederation": p. 22-25, 3rd count.
  • Includes index.
  • Reproduction of original from The American Antiquarian Society.
  • Sabin no. 9325.
  • Includes bibliographical references.