Have you ever bought a book for the sole purpose of displaying it on a table? Neither have I. The concept of "coffee-table" books is, to me, repellent. It implies that what's inside is utterly, unabashedly beside the point; what matters, to the owner, is that the subject reflect well on his taste and that the cover go well... More >>>
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Extensions & Division of Wards, 1852.