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Author:      Comyns, John
Title:       Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Courts of King's
             Bench, Common Pleas and Exchequer: To which are added Some Special
             Cases in the Court of Chancery . . . In the Reigns of King
             William, Queen Anne, King George the First, and his Present
             Majesty
Publisher:   Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for D. Browne [and two others],
             London, 1744.
Description: First edition of the reports of Comyns, a serjeant and judge,
             compared favorably by Holdsworth ("far fuller and more
             illuminating") and published from Comyns' manuscript as translated
             by his nephew of the same name from Comyns' original Law French
Condition:   Contemporary calf, lightly rubbed, else a superior copy with the
             frontispiece, from the Macclesfield Library with the signature of
             Thomas Clarke
Book No.:    W-77752                Price: $     650.00
Category:    reports of cases
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Author:      Strange, John
Title:       Reports of Adjudged Cases In the Courts of Chancery, King's Bench,
             Common Pleas and Exchequer, From Trinity Term in the Second Year
             of King George I. to Trinity Term in the Twenty-first Year of King
             George II [etc.]. Third Edition. Two Volumes
Publisher:   Printed by A. Strahan and W. Woodfall [etc.], London, 1795.
Description: An imperfect, working set at best, textually complete only, one or
             more index leaves lacking, one title page defective, the sewing
             gone in volume one, and some pages loose
Condition:   Contemporary calf, heavily reinforced with tape, two boards
             detached but present; a clean working set
Book No.:    W-91405                Price: $      75.00
Category:    reports of cases
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Author:
Title:       Diuersite de courtz et lour iurisdictions, et alia necessaria et
             vtilia. S.T.C. 10946 [locating seven copies, including this
             privately held copy, two imperfect]; Beale T122
Publisher:   In edibus Richardi Pynsonis Regis impressoris [etc.], London,
             1526.
Description: The rare first edition (and the only Pynson printing) of one of
             the handful of early English legal tracts, treating of the royal
             and other courts, including King's Bench, the Common Bench,
             Chancery, the Exchequer, and the Marshalsea inter alia
Condition:   Modern blind panelled calf, centered lozenges, lacking the title
             and final seven leaves, some staining and browning; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-78714                Price: $    3000.00
Category:    MEDIEVAL, courts
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Author:      Hunter, Joseph (comp.)
Title:       Three Catalogues; Describing the Contents of the Red Book of the
             Exchequer, of the Dodsworth Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library,
             and of the Manuscripts in the Library of the Honourable Society of
             Lincoln's Inn
Publisher:   Pickering, Chancery Lane, London, 1838.
Description: The separate, enlarged publication of the three catalogues
             originally prepared under the direction of the Record Commission,
             concluding with the portion devoted to the manuscripts of
             Lincoln's Inn, including those of Matthew Hale and Serjeant
             Maynard
Condition:   Modern blue cloth, gilt-lettered, light browning, else a very good
             copy; one of 150 copies printed, 100 intended for public sale
Book No.:    W-77065                Price: $     650.00
Category:    libraries, Manuscripts
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Author:      Jenkins, David
Title:       Eight Centuries of Reports: or, Eight Hundred Cases Solemnly
             Adjudged in the Exchequer-Chamber, or, Upon Writs of Error.
             Publish'd Originally in French and Latin . . . Now carefully
             Translated, with the Addition of many Thousand References [etc.].
             Folio
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1734.
Description: First edition in English of Judge Jenkins' Reports, by far
             spanning a greater time period than any other reports (from the
             13th through the 17th centuries), with a case dating to 1220,
             significantly earlier than the earliest printed Year Book case
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over decorated boards, occasional very light
             foxing and browning, else well-preserved, with the advertising
             leaf; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78019                Price: $     850.00
Category:    taxation, reports of cases
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Author:      Salkeld, William
Title:       Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King's Bench: with Some
             Special Cases in the Courts of Chancery, Common Pleas and
             Exchequer. The Fourth Edition . . . by Knightley d'Anvers . . .
             And the Pleadings now first done into English. Two Volumes in One
Publisher:   Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for T. Osborne in Gray's Inn,
             London, 1742.
Description: Salkeld's respected reports, published under the supervision of
             Lord Hardwicke, praised by Holdworth, and often found in early
             American libraries (Jefferson and John Adams, inter alia); a third
             volume "not designed for publication" appeared later
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf, some dustiness, small loss to the last index
             leaf, else a good clean copy, with a number of careful,
             substantive annotations
Book No.:    W-70565                Price: $     450.00
Category:    17TH CENTURY, reports of cases
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Author:      Wightwick, John (rptr.)
Title:       A Report of the Proceedings in The Court of Exchequer, Upon a
             Demurrer to an English Information, Filed [in 1809] by The
             Attorney General to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales . . .
             against Sir John St. Aubyn, Baronet, and Others [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed by A. Strahan . . . for J. Butterowrth [etc.], London,
             1812.
Description: With the judgment of the court delivered December 16, 1754 in the
             case of the Attorney General against the Borough of Plymouth
             prefixed, and concluding with the Court's 1811 ruling staying
             proceedings pending appeal to the House of Lords
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, a clean copy, 156 pages; rare, one
             copy in OCLC
Book No.:    W-74851                Price: $     250.00
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Author:      Fowler, David Burton
Title:       The Practice of the Court of Exchequer, upon Proceedings in
             Equity. In Two Volumes [complete]
Publisher:   Printed by T. Burton, for J. Butterworth . . . and W. Brown [etc],
             London, 1795.
Description: Only edition of Fowler's sole work, written while he was one of
             the Six Clerks of the Court, distinguishing between the equity
             practices of the Exchequer and of the Chancery and, in
             Holdsworth's words, "giv[ing] clear and practical information"
Condition:   Original paper-backed buff boards, rubbed and chipped, else an
             exceptionally clean set in original state, the edges untrimmed;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79005                Price: $     500.00
Category:    equity
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Author:      Barton, Charles
Title:       An Historical Treatise of A Suit in Equity: In Which Is Attempted
             A Scientific Deduction of the Proceedings used on the Equity Sides
             of the Courts of Chancery and Exchequer, from the Commencement of
             the Suit to the Decree and Appeal [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed for W. Clarke and Son, Portugal Street, Lincoln's-Inn,
             London, 1796.
Description: First edition of Barton's first work, termed "clear and
             straightforward" by Holdsworth, with a substantial historical
             introduction and a careful treatment of the courts' processes,
             providing ample, critical and intensely practical notes
Condition:   Contemporary calf, joints slightly rubbed and the spine darkened,
             else especially clean and bright; with the advertisement leaf but
             not the half title
Book No.:    W-79016                Price: $     350.00
Category:    equity
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Author:      Burton, Philip
Title:       Practice of the Office of Pleas, in The Court of Exchequer, Both
             Antient and Modern . . . With Precedents of Pleadings, Reports of
             Cases in Points of Practice and The Rules of Court which now
             regulate the Course and Practice [etc.]. Two Volumes complete
Publisher:   Printed by A. Strahan and W. Woodfall . . . for E. and R. Brooke,
             London, 1791.
Description: The uncommon and much expanded final edition of Burton's treatise
             (prior editions tracts of less than thirty pages) building on his
             several decades as attorney in the Office of Pleas and upon Coke,
             Madox, and Prynne, though critical of all three
Condition:   Contemporary calf, quite rubbed and marked, rear joint of volume
             one cracking but quite firm, else a good crisp clean set; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79028                Price: $     500.00
Category:    Exchequer, pleading
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Author:      Siderfin, Thomas
Title:       Les Reports des Divers Special Cases Argue & Adjudge en le Court
             del Bank le Roy Et Auxy en le Co.Ba. & L'Exchequer En les premier
             dix ans apres le Restauration . . . Le Roy Charles le II [with] le
             Second Part . . . En les Ans 1657, 1658, & 1659. Folio
Publisher:   Printed by W. Rawlins, S. Roycroft, and H. Sawbridge [etc.],
             London, 1683-84.
Description: First editions of both parts of the reports of Siderfin, praised
             by Burke as "a reporter of much authority" and by Roger North for
             "his ability, and his probity", containing cases (most unusually)
             from both the Interregnum and the Restoration
Condition:   Contemporary blind-ruled calf, somewhat rubbed, else a very good,
             exceptionally fresh set; with a single sheet bearing a
             contemporary ?index laid in
Book No.:    W-76801                Price: $     650.00
Category:    reports of cases
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Author:      Comyns, John (comp.)
Title:       A Digest of the Laws of England, By the Right Honourable Sir John
             Comyns, Knight; Late Lord Chief Baron of His Majesty's Court of
             Exchequer. Continued down to the present Time, By a Gentleman of
             the Inner Temple. Five Volumes [complete]. Cowley 272
Publisher:   Printed for Luke White, Dame-Street, Dublin, 1785.
Description: The sole Irish edition of "[t]he last of the great common law
             abridgments", praised by Justice Story, achieving "the perfection
             of Bacon's system", and marking the great step towards the
             scientifically arranged modern abridgment
Condition:   Contemporary calf, lightly rubbed, one label chipped and one joint
             cracking but firm, one leaf misbound, else quite an attractive
             set; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78412                Price: $    1100.00
Category:    digests, English Law
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Title:       Diuersite de courtz et lour iurisdiccions, et alia necessaria et
             vtilia. S.T.C. 10952; Beale T127
Publisher:   Impressum . . . per me Wyllyam Myddlyton, London, 1543.
Description: The penultimate edition (and the only Middleton printing) of one
             of just a handful of early English legal tracts, treating of royal
             and other courts, including King's Bench, the Common Bench,
             Chancery, the Exchequer, and the Marshalsea inter alia
Condition:   Modern calf, gilt, some marginal staining and worming, doodles of
             ?Edward Baber, serjeant at law, occasional notations, else clean;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78854                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    MEDIEVAL, courts
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Author:      Leach, Thomas
Title:       Modern Reports; Or, Select Cases Adjudged in the Courts of King's
             Bench, Chancery, Common Pleas, and Exchequer [etc.]. Fifth
             Edition. Three Volumes
Publisher:   Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson [etc.], London, 1793.
Description: The first three volumes of the reports, covering most of the
             second half of the 17th century from the Restoration through the
             Glorious Revolution
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed and well worn, but sound
Book No.:    W-48046                Price: $     150.00
Category:    17TH CENTURY, reports of cases
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Author:      Madox, Thomas
Title:       The History and Antiquities of the Exchequer . . . Together with .
             . . the Ancient Dialogue concerning the Exchequer . . . and A
             Dissertation concerning the most Ancient Great Roll of the
             Exchequer [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed by John Matthews; and Sold by Robert Knaplock [etc.],
             London, 1711.
Description: First edition of Madox's masterwork, the first comprehensive
             treatment of the Royal Exchequer, called by Maitland "beautiful .
             . . one of the greatest historical works of the last [18th]
             century"; George Woodbine's copy, with his ownership signature
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, front board lacking, as are two
             leaves (pp 355-58) never bound in, preliminary leaves loose; a
             working copy
Book No.:    W-75209                Price: $     250.00
Category:    taxation
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Author:
Title:       The Arguments of Sir Richard Hutton Knight, One of the Judges of
             the Common Pleas: And Sir George Croke Knight, One of the Judges
             of the Kings Bench: Together with The Certificate of Sir John
             Denham Knight, One of the Barons of the Exchequer [etc]
Publisher:   Printed by M. Flesher and R. Young, London, 1641.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-50769                Price: $     350.00
Category:    
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Author:
Title:       Diversite de Covrtes lour iurisdictions et alia necessaria et
             vtilia. S.T.C. 10953; Beale T129; McKerrow & Ferguson 53
Publisher:   Nicholas Hill for Henry Smith?, London, 1545.
Description: The rare, final edition (and the only Smith printing) of one of
             just a handful of early English legal tracts, treating of royal
             and other courts, including King's Bench, the Common Bench,
             Chancery, the Exchequer, and the Marshalsea inter alia
Condition:   Modern calf, gilt, light browning, else a very good copy with
             ample margins and the occasional early annotation, four copies in
             ESTC; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78988                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    MEDIEVAL, courts
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Author:
Title:       Thys is a true copy of the ordynau[n]ce made in the tyme of the
             reygne of kynge Henry the vi to be obserued in the kynges
             eschequier, by the offycers and clerkes of the same, for takynge
             of fees of the kynges accomptes [etc.]. S.T.C. 7699; Beale T243
Publisher:   Imprynted . . . By [N. Hill for] Henry Smythe, London, 1546.
Description: A rare printing of Henry VI's 1447 ordinance, still important to
             the Exchequer's operation, in Holdsworth's words "essential,
             because most of the officers of the local government were obliged
             to render an account at the Exchequer"; one copy in ESTC
Condition:   Modern calf, some staining, four leaves repaired in the upper
             margins with loss of a few words on two leaves, else quite sound;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78992                Price: $    2500.00
Category:    taxation
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Title:       Thys is a true copy of the ordynau[n]ce made in the tyme of the
             reygne of kynge Henry the vi to be obserued in the kynges
             eschequier, by the offycers and clerkes of the same, for takynge
             of fees of the kynges accomptes [etc.]. S.T.C. 7698; Beale T240
Publisher:   Imprynted . . . In fletestrete . . . by Wyllyam Myddylton, London,
             1544.
Description: A rare printing of Henry VI's 1447 ordinance, still important to
             the Exchequer's operation, in Holdsworth's words "essential,
             because most of the officers of the local government were obliged
             to render an account [there]"; two copies in S.T.C.
Condition:   Modern calf, the title and last leaf supplied from S.T.C. 7699,
             browning and staining, one marginal hole and one repaired margin;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78993                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    taxation
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Author:      Madox, Thomas
Title:       The History and Antiquities of the Exchequer of the Kings of
             England . . . Together with . . . the Ancient Dialogue concerning
             the Exchequer . . . and A Dissertation concerning the most Ancient
             Great Roll of the Exchequer [etc.]. Second Edition. Two Volumes
Publisher:   Printed for William Owen, at Homer's Head, Near Temple-Bar [etc.],
             London, 1769.
Description: Second (and best) edition of Madox's masterwork, the first
             comprehensive treatment of the Royal Exchequer (and of English
             medieval taxation), called by Maitland "beautiful . . . one of the
             greatest historical works of the last [18th] century"
Condition:   Modern cloth, the Signet Library copy, with its gilt crests
Book No.:    W-68886                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    taxation
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Author:
Title:       The Contentes of this booke. Fyrste the Booke for a Iustice of
             peace. The boke that teacheth to kepe a courte Baron, or a lete.
             The booke teachynge to kepe a courte hundred. The boke called
             returna Brevium [etc.]. S.T.C. 14883; Beale T154
Publisher:   Imprinted . . . in Fletestreet . . . by Richard Tottil [etc.],
             London, 1559.
Description: The collection of highly practical treatises designed for justices
             of the peace, sheriffs, bailiffs and other local officials first
             printed by Pynson in 1505, including (as well as those above)
             Novae Additiones, Carta Foedi and Exchequer Ordinance
Condition:   Modern calf, extensive but unobtrusive worming, repairs; sound
Book No.:    W-65998                Price: $    2500.00
Category:    justices of peace, Every Man Law Books, courts, Exchequer
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Author:      Manley, William]
Title:       A Collection Of The Laws of the Customs Now in Force, To prevent
             Frauds and Abuses in the Revenue . . . Being An Abridgement of
             several Acts of Parliament . . . Wherein are contained The Powers
             given by the Laws now in Force [etc.]. Goldsmiths 7924
Publisher:   Printed by Thomas Baskett . . . for Robert Vincent [etc.], London,
             1742.
Description: A rare work, seeking to provide "outdoor officers" with sufficient
             legal knowledge to stem fraud, digesting the laws from the 14th
             century onwards, providing opinions of counsel on doubtful points,
             and listing the legal wharfs; three copies in RLIN
Condition:   ?Later 1/2 calf, rubbed, title clipped, else a good untrimmed copy
Book No.:    W-69523                Price: $     850.00
Category:    economics, Abridgements, justices of peace, Exchequer, international law
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Author:
Title:       Revision of the Stamp Duties. Correspondence between the Right
             Honourable Robert Lowe, M.P., Chancellor of the Exchequer, and
             Henry Reynolds, Solicitor, Birmingham. With Appendix
Publisher:   Butterworths, 7, Fleet Street [etc.], London, 1870.
Description:
Condition:   Disbound, light browning, else well-preserved; no copy in OCLC or
             RLIN in this country, two in COPAC
Book No.:    W-74078                Price: $      85.00
Category:    
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Author:      Powell, Thomas
Title:       The Attourney's Academy: Or, The Manner and forme of proceeding
             practically, vpon any Suite, Plaint or Action whatsoeuer, in any
             Court of Record whatsoeuer, within this Kingdome: Especially, in
             the Great Covrts at Westminster [etc.]. S.T.C. 20163. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed [by George Purslowe] for Beniamin Fisher [etc.], London,
             1623.
Description: First edition variant of Powell's pioneering work on the practice
             in the Royal and other courts, in John Baker's words "[t]he first
             printed treatise on common-law procedure", with much on Chancery,
             Common Pleas, Star Chamber, and the Exchequer
Condition:   Modern calf, gilt, front blank and title repaired (legibility
             preserved) and a bit dusty, else quite crisp with good margins;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79173                Price: $     750.00
Category:    pleading
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