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Author:      Weisman, Peter, et al.
Title:       A Symposium, The Grand Jury. The American Criminal Law Review,
             Volume 10, Number 4
Publisher:   American Bar Association, Chicago, 1972.
Description:
Condition:   Printed wraps, a bit embrowned, but a sound copy
Book No.:    W-90173                Price: $      25.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Hill, Matthew Davenport
Title:       Suggestions for the Repression of Crime, Contained in Charges
             Delivered to Grand Juries of Birmingham; Supported by Additional
             Facts and Arguments, Together with Articles from Reviews . . .
             Controverting or Advocating the Conclusions of the Author
Publisher:   John W. Parker and Son, West Strand, London, 1857.
Description: The grand jury charges which Hill delivered while Recorder of
             Birmingham, with much related materials, the post he held for a
             quarter century and "more than anything else, established [his]
             reputation as a 'criminologist' and penal reformer"
Condition:   Presentation copy--"The Bailiff of Guernsey / From the Author";
             original embossed cloth, rebacked, the original spine laid down,
             ex-library; very good
Book No.:    W-75154                Price: $     150.00
Category:    criminal law, legal reform
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Title:       The Charge of J[ustice] P[age] to the Grand Jury of M[iddlesex],
             on Saturday May 22, 1736
Publisher:   London, 1737.
Description: An artful and well-deserved satire of Sir Francis Page, known as
             'the hanging judge' by his contemporaries, singled out in
             universal disapproval by Pope both in the 'Dunciad' and his
             'Imitations of Horace', by Henry Fielding, and by Dr. Johnson
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, attractive
Book No.:    W-55117                Price: $     650.00
Category:    justices of peace, humor, Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Rush, Jacob
Title:       Charges, and Extracts of Charges, on Moral and Religious Subjects,
             Delivered at Sundry Times, by the Honourable Jacob Rush, President
             of the Third District of the Court of Common Pleas and Quarter
             Sessions . . . of Pennsylvania. Cohen 9680
Publisher:   Printed and Sold by John G. Stanly, Lenox, 1829.
Description: The rare last edition of nine grand jury charges delivered by
             Rush, the noted Philadelphia lawyer and judge (and brother of
             Benjamin Rush), including one on oaths, another on gaming, and a
             last on duelling; three copies in OCLC, none in a law library
Condition:   Original sheep-backed marbled boards, quite worn but sound, some
             foxing, yet a crisp usable copy
Book No.:    W-75781                Price: $     250.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Marriott, James
Title:       The Rights and Privileges of Both the Universities and of the
             University of Cambridge in Particular Defended, In a Charge to the
             Grand Jury [at Cambridge] Also An Argument in the Case of the
             Colleges of Christ and Emanuel
Publisher:   Printed by J. Archdeacon, Printer to the University [etc.],
             Cambridge, 1769.
Description:
Condition:   Original stitched self wraps, the title and last leaf quite dusty,
             disbound, else usable; 36 pages
Book No.:    W-74255                Price: $     150.00
Category:    poor law, Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Partridge, Samuel
Title:       Seven Charges Given to Grand Juries, at the General Quarter
             Sessions of the Peace
Publisher:   Sold by Lackington, Allen, and Co., London, 1809.
Description: A rare sammelband, bringing together seven grand jury charges,
             four on sedition and related matters and two on alehouses, the
             first dedicated to Edmund Burke, together with his response in
             acceptance; four copies in OCLC, one in this country
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, light browning, else a usable
             copy, with the half-title and with two additional leaves between
             pages 17 and 19; 59 pages
Book No.:    W-76228                Price: $     350.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges, justices of peace
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Author:      Fielding, Henry
Title:       A Charge Delivered to the Grand Jury, at the Sessions of the Peace
             Held for the City and Liberty of Westminster, &c. On Thursday the
             29th of June, 1749. Published By Order of the Court, and at the
             unanimous Request of the Gentlemen of the Grand Jury
Publisher:   Printed for A. Millar . . . in the Strand, London, 1749.
Description: Arguably the most famous grand jury charge ever delivered, "a
             masterly and assured model of its kind", citing Bracton, Coke,
             Hale and Hawkins inter alia, and setting forth Fielding's views on
             the state of English society and its needed reforms
Condition:   Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt lettered, the title
             somewhat browned and with a circular stain, else quite clean; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79299                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges, legal reform, English Law
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Author:      Pruitt, Paul M., David I. Durham, Sally E Hadden
Title:       Traveling the Beaten Trail: Charles Tait's Charges to Federal
             Grand Juries, 1822-1825
Publisher:   University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, 2013.
Description: A fine scholarly edition of three grand jury charges delivered by
             Judge Tait, the Jeffersonian democrat who became Alabama's first
             federal judge, "offer[ing] exceptional examples of law and legal
             culture as it was developing on the Alabama frontier"
Condition:   Original printed illustrated wraps, as new, 120 pages; Occasional
             Publications of the Bounds Law Library Number Eight
Book No.:    W-77830                Price: $      20.00
Category:    Alabama, Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Christian, Edward
Title:       A Vindication of the Criminal Law, and the Administration of
             Public Justice in England, from the Imputation of Cruelty: In a
             Charge Delivered to the Grand Jury at the Assizes Held at Ely
Publisher:   Printed by Richard Watts . . . For Clarke and Sons [etc.], London,
             1819.
Description: Christian's charge given as Chief Justice of Ely as the movement
             to abolish the death penalty gained force, contending that as a
             practical matter juries and judges, and alternate punishments,
             greatly mitigated the imposition of capital punishment
Condition:   Modern marbled wraps, the title and verso of the last leaf dusty
             and marked, a bit strained, a usable copy; 77 pages
Book No.:    W-76672                Price: $     350.00
Category:    criminal law, capital punishment, juries, Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Thorpe
Title:       Sergeant Thorpe Judge of Assize for the Northern Circuit, His
             Charge, As it was delivered to the Grand Jury at Yorke Assizes the
             twentieth of March, 1648
Publisher:   London, 1649.
Description: Lower margin trimmed with some loss of text
Condition:   ?Original self wraps, disbound, the title and last leaf quite
             darkened, light browning elsewhere, yet a crisp working copy; 30
             pages
Book No.:    W-79188                Price: $     175.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Evans, W.D.
Title:       A Charge to the Grand Jury, at the Quarter Sessions of the Peace
             for the County of Lancaster, Held by Adjournment at Preston, on
             the 16th Day of January, 1817
Publisher:   Printed by J. and J. Harrop, in the Market-Place, Manchester,
             1817.
Description: An uncommon part of the turmoil existing during the "year without
             a summer" of 1816, as crop failure coupled with Manchester textile
             industry unemployment caused great hardship, this charge given by
             Evans as Manchester's first stipendiary magistrate
Condition:   Modern printed boards, some browning, else a good usable copy;
             vi+21 pages
Book No.:    W-76668                Price: $     250.00
Category:    Grand Jury Charges
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Author:      Babington, Zachary
Title:       Advice to Grand Jurors in Cases of Blood . . . Asserting . . .
             that the Grand Jury ought to find it Murther, where their Evidence
             is that the Party intended to be Indicted had his Hands in Blood,
             and did kill the other Person [etc.]. Wing B248
Publisher:   Printed for John Amery at the Peacock [etc.], London, 1677.
Description: First edition of Babington's only work, contending that grand
             juries must return "true bills" in all murder cases, mitigating
             circumstances to be left to the petit jury, "especially (in
             Holdsworth's words) in cases of homicide arising out of duels"
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered blind ruled sheep, somewhat rubbed, else
             especially clean and crisp, with the imprimatur leaf; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-79397                Price: $     850.00
Category:    criminal law, Grand Jury Charges, juries, Law of Duels
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Author:      Astry, James
Title:       A General Charge to All Grand Juries, with Advice to those of Life
             and Death, Nisi Prius, &c. Collected and Publish'd For the ease of
             Justices of the Peace . . . To which is Prefix'd, A Discourse of
             the Antiquity, Power and Duty of Juries [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed for W. Turner . . . and Thomas Emery [etc.], London, 1703.
Description: First edition of Astry's uncommon charge and his only work,
             devoted exclusively to criminal law and the role of the jury, his
             exposition on the jury followed by what is essentially an
             elementary treatise on crime, from high treason to misdemeanors
Condition:   Original unlettered sheep, the spine chipped and strengthened with
             tape, a clean working copy, with the bookplate of Harold Hemsley;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79542                Price: $     450.00
Category:    justices of peace, criminal law, juries, Grand Jury Charges
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