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Author:      Kozer (comp.), Sam A.
Title:       Constitutional Amendments Adopted and Laws Enacted. . .with the
             General Laws and Joint Resolutions, Concurrent Resolutions and
             Memorials [etc.]
Publisher:   State Printing Department, Salem, 1923.
Description:
Condition:   Buckram, a bit worn, but quite a sound copy; well indexed
Book No.:    W-13295                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Oregon, Acts
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Author:      Coke, Edward
Title:       Le Tierce Part des Reportes del Edward Coke Lattorney Generall le
             Roigne, de diuers Resolutions & Iudgements donnes auec graund
             deliberation, per les tresreuerend Iudges, et sages de la ley, de
             cases et matters en ley [etc.]. S.T.C. 5499. Folio
Publisher:   In aedibus Thomae Wight, London, 1602.
Description: The rare variant first edition of part three of Coke's Reports and
             the last part to contain what Plucknett has called Coke's
             "choicest cases", after which the methodology and presentation of
             the Reports change significantly; with line 4 ending "Ge-"
Condition:   Modern calf, light marginal staining, else very clean with ample
             margins and occasional early notations; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78738                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    reports of cases
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Author:      Eastland, James O.
Title:       Supreme Court Tyranny, Based on Marxist - Communist Tradition
Publisher:   Christian Nationalist Crusade, Los Angeles, 1954.
Description: Senator Eastland's argument supporting his Senate resolution
             seeking an investigation by the Senate Judiciary Committee of the
             "brainwashed" Supreme Court's decision in Brown v Board of
             Education, one which (prophetically) "the South will not obey"
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 32 pages, with
             an image of Senator Eastland on the rear wrap
Book No.:    W-79355                Price: $     125.00
Category:    Supreme Court, education, Discrimination
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Author:      Britton, John le]
Title:       Britton [on the Laws of England]. The Second Edition. Faithfully
             corrected according to divers ancient Manuscripts of the same
             Booke. By Edm[und] Wingate [etc.]. S.T.C. 3804
Publisher:   Printed by the assignes of John Moore Esquire [etc.], London,
             1640.
Description: The second edition of the first substantial medieval English legal
             treatise to be printed, written in the late 13th century; much
             superior to the first edition (printed circa 1540) supplying an
             omitted chapter and providing emendations in an appendix
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered calf, especially bright and clean, John
             Evelyn's copy with the Evelyn bookplate on the front pastedown;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79319                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    13TH CENTURY, MEDIEVAL, English Law
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Author:      Matthew, Hale
Title:       De Successionibus apud Anglos: Or, A Treatise of Hereditary
             Descents, Shewing The Rise, Progess and Successive Alterations
             thereof. And Also the Laws of Descent as they are now in use. Wing
             H236
Publisher:   Printed and are to be Sold by A. Baldwin in Warwick-lane, London,
             1699.
Description:
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Book No.:    W-79351                Price: $     850.00
Category:    Real Property, Wills
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Author:      Williams, Walter
Title:       Jus Appellandi ad Regem Ipsum, &c. Or, A manifestation of the
             King's Part and Power to Relieve His Subjects against Erroneous
             and Unjust Decrees in Chancery. The Second Part. Wing W2776
Publisher:   Printed for the Author, London, 1684.
Description: Only edition of the second part of a work written by a Middle
             Temple bencher (and the Keeper of its library in the early 18th
             century) putting a strongly grounded historical case for the
             King's personal review of Chancery decisions
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered sheep, lightly rubbed, the margins cut a
             bit close (no text affected), else a very good bright copy, with
             the errata leaf
Book No.:    W-79350                Price: $     850.00
Category:    equity
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Title:       Anno XXXII. Henrici Octavi [1540] . . . the actes folowing by his
             highnesse, with thassent of the lordes spiritual and temporal, and
             the comons assembled in the sayd parliament, haue bene
             established, ordeyned and enacted. STC 9402 [including this copy]
Publisher:   T. Powell?, London, 1562?.
Description: The legislation of the Parliament which included the Statute of
             Wills, "one of the most significant pieces of all English law",
             comprehensively restoring the power to devise real property and
             mitigating the effects of the Statute of Uses of 1536
Condition:   19th century cloth, light browning, else quite well preserved,
             with the bookplate of Edwin Freshfield on the front pastedown; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79317                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    Acts, Ecclesiastical Law, witchcraft, Wills
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Author:      Fuller, Nicholas
Title:       The Argument . . .  in the Case of Thomas Lad, and Richard
             Maunsell . . . that the Ecclesiasticall Commissioners have no
             power, by vertue of their Commission, to imprison, to put to the
             Oath Ex Officio, or to fine any of his Maiesties Subjects. S.T.C.
             11460
Publisher:   Imprinted [at William Jones' secret press], London, 1607.
Description: Only contemporary printing of one of the most stirring and
             fundamental arguments of English constitutional law, contending
             that ultimately the judiciary must determine the legality of the
             King's actions, anticipating Coke, Hakewill, and Selden
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, definite browning, ex Sion
             College Library, else crisp in original state, the edges
             untrimmed; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79316                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    Ecclesiastical Law, English constitutional law
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Author:      Bacon, Francis
Title:       The Learned Reading . . . upon the Statute of Uses: Being his
             double Reading to the Honourable Society of Grayes Inne. Published
             for the Common good. Wing B301; Gibson 211 [not calling for the
             plate or portrait noted in ESTC]
Publisher:   Printed for Mathew Walbancke, and Laurence Chapman, London, 1642.
Description: First edition of the work described as "one of the greatest . . .
             lectures at the Inns of Court" and which prompted Holdsworth to
             observe that Bacon "was a great teacher of law . . . the only
             teacher of law who can be compared with him is Maitland"
Condition:   Modern 3/4 brown morocco, gilt ruled and lettered, light browning,
             else well preserved with generous margins and both blanks; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79332                Price: $    1600.00
Category:    trusts and estates, Inns of Court
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Author:
Title:       Anno Tertio Henrici VIII . . . at his parlyamente holden at
             westminster . . . hath, doo, to be ordeined, made, and enacted,
             certaine statutes and ordynaunces in manner and fourme folowinge.
             S.T.C. 9362.2 [this copy the Hetherington copy, there recorded]
Publisher:   Printed by T. Marshe?, London, 1575?.
Description: The final sixteenth century printing of the acts of this
             parliament [only, without the acts through year 7], including the
             act providing that "'taking' a woman against her will, whether
             maid, widow, or wife, was to be felony" [c.2]
Condition:   Modern 3/4 morocco over cloth boards, the inner margins
             strengthened and repaired, very light browning, else sound; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79315                Price: $     750.00
Category:    Acts, Religion
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Author:      Fortescue, John
Title:       The Difference Between an Absolute and Limited Monarchy; As it
             more particularly regards the English Constitution . . .
             Faithfully Transcribed from the MS. Copy in the Bodleian Library .
             . . Published with some Remarks by John Fortescue-Aland [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed by W. Bowyer in White-Fryars, for E. Parker [etc.],
             London, 1714.
Description: First edition of "the earliest constitutional treatise written in
             the English language", one of Fortescue's major works, written by
             him in the 1470's, its modern edition (by Charles Plummer)
             published under the title 'The Governance of England'
Condition:   Contemporary speckled, panelled, Cambridge style calf, the joints
             cracked and repaired, new endpapers, else clean and usable; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79331                Price: $    1100.00
Category:    15TH CENTURY, Comparative Law, English constitutional law, Parliament, political theory
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Author:      Holbourne [Holborne], Robert
Title:       The Reading in Lincolnes-Inne, Feb 28 1641. Vpon the Stat. of 25
             E3 cap 2. Being the Statute of Treasons. Wing H2374
Publisher:   Printed by Leonard Lichfield, Printer to the Vniversity [etc.],
             Oxford, 1642.
Description: First edition of the sole printed Inns of Court reading on the
             fundamental statute pursuant to which, in Maitland's words, "this
             crime [treason] was defined [and which] [f]rom 1352 to the present
             day . . . has formed the basis of the law of treason"
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, somewhat browned and the
             outer margins folded over preserving the sidenotes, usable; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79314                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    criminal law, Inns of Court, education
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Author:      Agard, Arthur and Thomas Powell
Title:       The Repertorie of Records . . . with A briefe introductiue Index
             of the Records of the Chancery and Tower . . . As Also, A most
             exact Calender of all those Records [etc.]. S.T.C. 194.1 and
             Addenda [this copy with A3 properly signed] [this copy unique?]
Publisher:   Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for B. Fisher [etc.], London,
             1631.
Description: The first printed effort to record and calendar England's public
             records, undertaken by Agard and after his death continued by
             Powell, its dedication to "Mercury" conjectured to be Bacon and
             thus an important part of the Bacon-Shakespeare controversy
Condition:   Contemporary mottled sheep, somewhat scraped, neatly rebacked, the
             final blank chipped, with A1 (otherwise blank); the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79330                Price: $     600.00
Category:    courts, MEDIEVAL, Procedure, Every Man Law Books, Shakespeare
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Author:      Gardiner, Robert
Title:       Ars Clericalis: The Art of Conveyancing Explain'd; Wherein the
             Nature and Effect of such Deeds and Instruments by which Lands are
             Conveyed from one man to another are are clearly demonstrated
             [etc.]. Second Edition. Wing G238A
Publisher:   Printed by the Assigns of R. and R. Atkyns [etc.], London, 1698.
Description: The much expanded second edition of Gardiner's work, treating
             comprehensively of seventeen separate subjects (feoffments, fines,
             grants, leases, surrenders, and wills, as examples); a rare second
             volume not present here was published the same year
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed, joints beginning to crack, but firm,
             from the Macclesfield Library with its South Library bookplate;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79313                Price: $     650.00
Category:    conveyancing
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Author:      Clerke (Clarke), Francis
Title:       Praxis Tam jus dicentibus quam alijs omnibus qui in Foro
             Ecclesiastico versantur apprime utilis. Per Thomam Bladen S.T.D.
             Decanum Ardertensim, Illustrissimo Principi, Jacobo Duci Ormoniae
             . . . Primo in Lucem Edita [etc.]. Wing C4440
Publisher:   Per Nathanielem Thompson . . . in Vico Castelli, Dublin, 1666.
Description: The first edition (here in its much less common variant printing)
             of the first work on English ecclesiastical law, in Holdsworth's
             words "the foundation of later books on this subject"; eight
             copies in ESTC, none in a law library, three in the USA
Condition:   Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, some browning, else quite
             clean and usable, with the bookplate of Bryan Faussett; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79311                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    Ecclesiastical Law
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Title:       Anno Vicesimo Secvndo Henrici Octavi. Statvta Bonvm Pvblicvm
             Concernentia Edita in perliamento tento apud westm[inster] xvi die
             Ianuarii . . . et inde vlterius prorogati vsque ad xiiii die
             Octobris [1531]. S.T.C. 9370.4 [five copies, one imperfect]
Publisher:   Tho. Berthelet regius impressor excudebat. Cvm Privilegio, London,
             1540?].
Description: The second Reformation Parliament, laying the groundwork for the
             divorce of Catherine of Aragon, enacting the landmark statute
             "fac[ing] the necessity of providing for the impotent poor", and
             challenging the independent jurisdiction of the Church
Condition:   Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, very light browning, a small
             stain to the lower margin, else quite well preserved; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-79310                Price: $    1850.00
Category:    poor law, Religion, divorce
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Author:      Gurney (rptr.), Joseph
Title:       The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of an Information Exhibited ex
             Officio by the King's Attorney-General Against Thomas Paine For a
             Libel upon the Revolution and Settlement of the Crown . . . and
             also upon the Bill of Rights . . . and upon the King [etc.]
Publisher:   Sold by Martha Gurney, No. 128, Holborn-Hill, London, 1793.
Description: First edition of the most extensive account of the trial of Thomas
             Paine, including Erskine's famed if futile defense, emphasising
             the crucial difference between mere words and words designed to
             incite illegal action (and so anticipating Holmes)
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, a very good copy, without the
             final two advertising leaves; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78202                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    criminal law, trials
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Author:      Baker, John (ed.)
Title:       Selected Readings and Commentaries on Magna Carta 1400-1604
Publisher:   Selden Society, London, 2015.
Description: Professor Baker's selection of Inns of Court readings on Magna
             Carta (a "source . . . which has lain almost entirely unnoticed"),
             plus Sir Edward Coke's unpublished essay on Chapter 29, providing
             a new dimension to the story of the Great Charter
Condition:   Original blue cloth, a very good copy; the Society's annual volume
             CXXXII for the Year 2015
Book No.:    W-79349                Price: $     125.00
Category:    Inns of Court, Magna Carta
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Title:       Anno XXV Henrici VIII. Actes made in the session of this present
             Parliament holden upon prorogacion at Westminster . . . in the xxv
             yere [1534] of the reigne of our most drad soueraigne lord kyng
             Henry the viii [etc.]. S.T.C. 9384 [including this copy]
Publisher:   Excudebat [Thomas Powell] Londini, Anno M.D.LXII, London, 1562.
Description: The Reformation Parliament confirming the final break with Rome
             and, for the first time, established buggery as a capital felony
             [c.6] (remaining so until 1967), ending with the ratification of
             Henry's marriage to Anne and the statute of succession
Condition:   Modern cloth, somewhat marked and rubbed, else quite sound, with
             the bookplate of Edwin Freshfield on the front pastedown; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79328                Price: $    1400.00
Category:    Acts
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Author:      Fidell, Thomas
Title:       A Perfect Guide for a Studious Young Lawyer. Being Presidents for
             Conveyances . . . Collected [from] The Lord Coke . . . Justice
             Bacon [and seven others] . . . Also divers Copyhold Entries . . .
             with Justice of Peace Business [etc.]. Wing F850
Publisher:   Printed by Tho. Roycroft, for John Place . . . in Holborn, London,
             1658.
Description: The more uncommon edition (of two) of Fidell's only work, its
             contents collected over a period of more than thirty years from
             the "Learned Sages of the Law", certain of its forms distinguished
             with the symbol of a cross as "more then ordinary"
Condition:   Modern calf, some browning, else quite sound, with the ownership
             signature of Sir Frederick Pollock dated 1889 at Lincoln's Inn;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79327                Price: $     900.00
Category:    introductory law, education, conveyancing, copyright, justices of peace
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Author:      Gardiner, Robert
Title:       Instructor Clericalis: The Second Part. Being a Collection Of most
             Choice and Usual Presidents for Declarations Both in the Kings-
             Bench and Common Pleas: In . . . Covenant, Debt . . . Trespass,
             Trover and Waste [etc.]. Wing G241 [three copies]
Publisher:   Printed for T. Bever, at the Hand and Star within Temple-Bar,
             London, 1695.
Description: The rare first edition of the second part of a comprehensive work
             (each separate in its focus) here with an emphasis on actions on
             the case, including libel and slander, in Holdsworth's words "a
             mass of useful information on practice and pleading"
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered sheep, quite rubbed, the back board
             stained, else quite clean and bright with ample margins; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79326                Price: $     650.00
Category:    Procedure, libel and slander
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Author:      Manwood, John
Title:       A Treatise of the Lawes of the Forest: Wherein Is Declared not
             Onely Those Lawes, as They Are Now in Force, but also the
             Originall and Beginning of Forests . . . Collected, As Well Out of
             the Common Lawes and Statutes of this Land [etc.]. S.T.C. 17292
Publisher:   Printed for the Societie of Stationers, London, 1615.
Description: Second edition of the first treatise on the law of the King's
             forest, a work which, in Holdsworth's words "at once became
             classical", much expanded, restoring substantial portions
             (including the last five chapters) omitted in the first edition
Condition:   Contemporary vellum, the spine hand lettered, slightly worn, else
             a very good, crisp copy with ample margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79309                Price: $     950.00
Category:    game law, Natural Resources
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Author:      Kitchin, John
Title:       Le Court Leete & Court Baron . . . les cases & matters necessaries
             pur Seneschals de ceux courts a scier, & pur les Students de les
             measons de Chauncerie . . . Court de Marshalsey, Auncient demesne,
             Court de Pipowders [etc.]. STC 15021; Beale T373 and T378
Publisher:   In aedibus Richardi Totelli [etc.], London, 1592.
Description: The work which--with Lambarde's "Eirenarcha"--remains essential to
             the understanding of Tudor local courts and government, treating
             of both civil and criminal matters, complemented by an edition of
             the Returna Brevium bound in with a separate title
Condition:   Contemporary calf, centered lozenges, rebacked, signatures of
             Richard Norwood and Jno Prynne, quite clean with good margins; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79325                Price: $    1100.00
Category:    justices of peace, courts, criminal law, courts
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Title:       Anno Primo Henrici Octaui . . . at his parliament holden at
             Westminster . . . hath do to be ordeined, made, and enacted
             certaine statutes and ordinaunces in maner & fourme folowyng
             [1510]. S.T.C. 9360.5 [including this copy]; Beale S114
Publisher:   Imprinted at London in Fletestrete by Thomas Powell, London,
             1563?.
Description: The acts of Henry VIII's first parliament, strengthening the rule
             of law by condemning the actions of Empson and Dudley in Henry
             VII's reign [c.12] and repealing the trial of non-capital
             statutory offences upon information without indictment [c.6]
Condition:   Modern unlettered cloth, rubbed and somewhat worn, a good copy
             with ample margins and the bookplate of Edwin Freshfield; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79308                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    Acts, Religion, criminal law, English constitutional law
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Author:      Ashe, Thomas
Title:       Epieikeia: Et Table generall a les Annales del Ley, per quel
             facilment troueres touts les cases contenus in yceux; queux
             concerne le exposition des Statutes per Equitie [etc.]. S.T.C. 840
Publisher:   Printed for the Societie of the Stationers, London, 1609.
Description: Only edition of Ashe's much praised work, its introduction [in
             English] "a highly intelligent discourse on the nature of equity
             in English law", capturing from the year books and reported cases
             instances in which statutes have been extended equitably
Condition:   Modern dark calf, crimson morocco label, gilt, red edges, three
             circular library stamps, else quite clean with ample margins; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79324                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    equity, Year Books, reports of cases
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Title:       Justice Restored: Or, A Guide For his Majesties Justices of Peace,
             Both in Sessions, and out of Sessions, according to the Ancient
             Lawes of the Kingdom. Wing J1251B [a variant with the second title
             page only]
Publisher:   Printed by T.R. for H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, London,
             1660.
Description: First edition of a rare work, further editions of which appeared
             later in the decade, seeking to simplify proceedings before
             justices of the peace so that those not acquainted with earlier
             practice "may be fully instructed"; five copies in ESTC
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered sheep, quite rubbed, rebacked, the
             original spine laid down, tightly bound, some browning, yet quite
             usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79323                Price: $    1100.00
Category:    justices of peace
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Author:      Fitzherbert, Anthony
Title:       In this booke is conteyned y office of Shyryffes, Baylyffes of
             lybertyes, Escheatours, Constables, & Coroners, and shewethe what
             euery one of them may do by vertue of theyr offyces, drawen out of
             bokes of the comen lawe [etc.]. S.T.C. 10987.5
Publisher:   Jmprynted . . . in fletestrete . . . by Wyllyam Powell [etc.],
             London, 1549.
Description: A rare early edition of the first work devoted to the English law
             of the offices of sheriff, coroner, and other local officials,
             tremendously popular, with some twenty editions published over a
             forty year period from 1538; two copies in S.T.C.
Condition:   Modern calf, somewhat rubbed, neatly rebacked, quite bright and
             clean with ample margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79322                Price: $    5000.00
Category:    sheriffs, coroners
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Title:       The Greate abbrydgement of all y statutes of Englande vntyl the
             xxxiii yere of the reygne of . . . Henry the eyght [1542] [with]
             the abregementes of the statutes made in the xxxiii yere of . . .
             kyng Henry the viii. S.T.C. 9524 and 9544; Cowley 39 and 40
Publisher:   Imprynted . . . by me Wyllyam Myddylton [imprints vary], London,
             1542.
Description: The penultimate editions of the first abridgement in English of
             England's statutes, first edited and published by John Rastell in
             1519, then expanded and improved upon by Rastell's son, William,
             in 1530/31, and here continued to 1542
Condition:   Modern blind ruled calf, the title repaired and backed, the last
             leaf repaired with small loss, else generally quite clean and
             bright; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79321                Price: $    6500.00
Category:    Abridgements
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Author:      Richardson, Robert
Title:       The Attorney's Practice in the Court of King's Bench: Or, An
             Introduction to the Knowledge of the Practice of that Court . . .
             With Variety of useful and curious Precedents in English, settled
             or drawn by Counsel [etc.]. Seventh Edition. Two Volumes in One
Publisher:   Printed by James Moore, 45, College-Green, Dublin, 1792.
Description: Final and only Irish edition of a work praised by Holdsworth as a
             "better and a more orderly account" than its predecessors, its
             second volume largely comprised of forms attributed to the lawyers
             creating them; no copy in Ireland (or online) in ESTC
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, quite rubbed, light browning, else well
             preserved and sturdy; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79053                Price: $     400.00
Category:    English Law
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Author:
Title:       The Kings Maiesties Declaration to His Subiects, Concerning
             lawfull Sports to be vsed. S.T.C. 9238.9. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by Bonham Norton, and Iohn Bill [etc.], London, 1618.
Description: First edition of James's Declaration, permitting dancing (men and
             women) and maypoles and the like, but proscribing bear and bull
             baiting and bowling, reissued by Charles I, but ultimately proving
             unenforceable and ordered publicly burnt in 1643
Condition:   Modern 1/4 morocco over marbled boards, light browning, else well
             preserved with ample margins, with the first and last blanks; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79300                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    Religion
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Author:
Title:       Anno Vicesimo Secvndo Henrici Octavi. Statvta Bonvm Pvblicvm
             Concernentia Edita in perliamento tento apud westm[inster] xvi die
             Ianuarii . . . et inde vlterius prorogati vsque ad xiiii die
             Octobris [1531]. S.T.C. 9370.4 [five copies, one imperfect]
Publisher:   Tho. Berthelet regius impressor excudebat. Cvm Privilegio, London,
             1540?].
Description: The second Reformation Parliament, laying the groundwork for the
             divorce of Catherine of Aragon, enacting the landmark statute
             "fac[ing] the necessity of providing for the impotent poor", and
             challenging the independent jurisdiction of the Church
Condition:   Modern maroon unlettered cloth, rubbed, else quite a clean copy
             with the bookplate of Edwin Freshfield on the front pastedown; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79312                Price: $    1650.00
Category:    poor law, Religion, divorce
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Author:      Cockburn, William
Title:       The Clerk's Assistant in the Practice of the Ecclesiastical
             Courts: Containing the Method of Proceedings there. Extracted from
             The best Books of Practice, And more regularly and clearly laid
             down than has hitherto been done [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed for R. Main, in Dame-Street, Dublin, 1753.
Description: The rare first Dublin edition of a comprehensive work, praised by
             Holdsworth as "clear and concise", treating of criminal causes,
             divorce, guardians, libel and defamation, marriage (several
             chapters), and wills inter alia; two copies in ESTC
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, light browning and new
             endpapers, else quite crisp and well-preserved, with the
             subscribers list; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79075                Price: $     750.00
Category:    biography, Ecclesiastical Law, SCOTLAND, marriage, divorce, libel and slander, criminal law
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Author:
Title:       Anno Primo Henrici Octavi [1 Hen VIII] [21 Jan-23 Feb 1510]
             [through] Statutes made in the parliament, holden . . . in the
             xxxvii yere of the reygne of . . . Henry the eyght [37 Hen VIII]
             [23 Nov-24 Dec 1545] [with the Table]. Eighteen Volumes [complete]
Publisher:   Thomas Berthelet [imprints vary], London, 1540-48.
Description: A complete collection of the legislation of the parliaments of
             Henry VIII, spanning well over a quarter century from 1510 to
             1545, including the years of the Reformation Parliament, the break
             with Rome, and the establishment of the Anglican Church
Condition:   Modern 3/4 crimson morocco, some staining and marking in the
             majority of the volumes, two leaves in facsimile, else clean; the
             Taussig copies
Book No.:    W-78645                Price: $   18000.00
Category:    Acts, Parliament
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