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Practical Guide for Consular Officers,
AND ALSO FOR
MERCHANTS, SHIPOWNERS, AND MASTERS OF AMERICAN VESSELS
IN ALL THEIR CONSULAR TRANSACTIONS.
Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1856, by
TAYLOR & MAURY, In the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia.
Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by
HUDSON TAYLOR, In the Clerk's Office of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia.
PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION.
The first edition of the Consular Manual being exhausted, and the demand for the work still continued, the publisher has taken the opportunity, in presenting to the public a new edition, to introduce several important statutes, having relation to the duties of consuls, recently enacted by Congress, and to make such corrections in the text as were thereby rendered necessary or have been suggested by experience.