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Author:      Beckstrom, John H.
Title:       Evolutionary Jurisprudence, Prospects and Limitations on the Use
             of Modern Darwinism Throughout the Legal Process
Publisher:   University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 1989.
Description: With a series of ephemera laid in from the author to William
             Allman of U.S. News and World Report, including two envelopes,
             publisher's releases, a book proposal for a work by a different
             author, and Human Behavior and Evolution Society materials
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in a very slightly worn
             dustjacket
Book No.:    W-78399                Price: $     125.00
Category:    humor, law and sociology
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Author:      Gluckman, Max
Title:       The Ideas in Barotse Jurisprudence. Foreword by Charles L. Black,
             Jr.
Publisher:   Yale University Press, New Haven, 1965.
Description:
Condition:   Original cloth, the fore-edge foxed, gift inscription, else a very
             good copy in the dustjacket; the Storrs Lectures on Jurisprudence
             for 1963
Book No.:    W-77751                Price: $      25.00
Category:    AFRICA, jurisdiction
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Author:      Perreau, Camille
Title:       Cours d'Economie politique.  Troisieme [vol 1] et Quatrieme
             Edition [vol 2].  Two Volumes
Publisher:   Librairie Generale de Droit et de Jurisprudence, Paris, 1925 &
             1930.
Description:
Condition:   Original printed sewn wraps, considerable underlining, but sound
Book No.:    W-21493                Price: $      35.00
Category:    
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Author:      Taylor, Hannis
Title:       The Science of Jurisprudence, A Treatise in Which the Growth of
             Positive Law is Unfolded by the Historical Method and Its Elements
             Classified and Defined by the Analytical
Publisher:   The Macmillan Company, New York, 1908.
Description:
Condition:   Original blue cloth, gilt, quite rubbed, rear hinge cracked; a
             usable copy
Book No.:    W-21843                Price: $      25.00
Category:    
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Author:      Wood, Thomas
Title:       An Institute of the Laws of England; or, the Laws of England in
             their Natural Order, according to Common Use. Seventh Edition
             [bound with] Some Thoughts Concerning the Study of the Laws of
             England. Fourth Edition [etc.]. Folio
Publisher:   [1] Printed by Henry Lintot [2] Printed by E. and R. Nutt, London,
             1745 & 1734.
Description: A later edition of the principal work examining English law
             between Finch and Blackstone, with the last edition of Wood's
             "Thoughts" in which he "made a strong plea for the inclusion of
             the common law into the curriculum at Oxford and Cambridge"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, quite rubbed, joints cracking but holding,
             clean and well-margined; no copy of these two works together
             recorded after 1734
Book No.:    W-78006                Price: $     650.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Lea, Henry C.
Title:       Superstition and Force.  Essays on The Wager of Law, The Wager of
             Battle, The Ordeal, Torture
Publisher:   Henry C. Lea, Philadelphia, 1866.
Description: First edition of the first work by a leading 19th century scholar
             on the Spanish Inquisition which discusses the history of
             jurisprudence, "scrupulously cited from the original sources" and
             cited by Maitland, Thayer and Holdsworth
Condition:   Green cloth boards
Book No.:    W-12313                Price: $      75.00
Category:    juries, Evidence
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Author:      Rooker, William Velpeau
Title:       Letter on The Jurisprudence of the Atmosphere as applied in the
             Arts of Aviation and Aerography
Publisher:   N.p., Indianapolis, 1920.
Description: A rare, early, and substantial work on the regulation of air
             travel, written by Rooker (as chair) to his fellow members of the
             committee formed on the subject in anticipation of a forthcoming
             meeting of the American Bar Association; 4 copies in OCLC
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, rubbed, the wraps detached, a
             usable copy, 119 pages; with a four page ?unrecorded printed
             summary letter laid in
Book No.:    W-77446                Price: $     250.00
Category:    aviation
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. Four Volumes. Eller 1
Publisher:   Printed at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1765-69.
Description: First edition of the pre-eminently collectible work of Anglo-
             American law, the principal fruits of Blackstone's Vinerian
             Professorship at Oxford, the first legal chair in the English
             speaking world whose first occupant was Blackstone
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, Nicholas Katzenbach's set, presented
             to him by IBM as he retired as their general counsel, in a modern
             custom-made box
Book No.:    W-77468                Price: $   17500.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Dickinson, Edwin DeWitt
Title:       The Equality of States in International Law
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1920.
Description: A work based on Professor Dickinson's doctoral dissertation under
             George Grafton Wilson at Harvard, praised on its appearance for
             its realistic thesis--that equality in international law is one of
             states' equal capacity, not a factual equality
Condition:   Original red cloth, gilt, the spine faded, else a very good copy;
             Harvard Studies in Jurisprudence, Volume III
Book No.:    W-78414                Price: $      85.00
Category:    international law
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Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       Commentaries on the Law of Agency, as a Branch of Commercial and
             Maritime Jurisprudence, with Occasional Illustrations from the
             Civil and Foreign Law. Eighth Edition, Revised, with Additions. By
             N[icholas] St. John Green
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1874.
Description: The only edition of the only treatise undertaken by Green, friend
             of Holmes and fellow member of the Metaphysical Club, whose
             "extraordinary power of [revealing] warm and breathing truth" was
             perceived by Peirce and equally esteemed by Holmes
Condition:   Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, quite worn, rebacked,
             original label preserved, ex-Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow; a
             usable copy only
Book No.:    W-73199                Price: $     450.00
Category:    Agency
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Author:      Cardozo, Benjamin N.
Title:       The Nature of the Judicial Process
Publisher:   Yale University Press, New Haven, 1921.
Description: The copy of Justice Cardozo's most famous work bearing on the
             front pastedown the posthumous bookplate "made [by Judge Irving
             Lehman and as described in his Memorial to the Justice] for
             insertion in all the books in the library of Mr Justice Cardozo"
Condition:   Original cloth, a bit worn, but still quite sound
Book No.:    W-58112                Price: $    6500.00
Category:    jurisprudence, philosophy of law
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Author:
Title:       Archives of Toxicology [Sammlung von Vergiftungsfallen, Archiv fur
             Toxikologie] [title varies]
Publisher:   F.C.W. Vogel [and] Springer-Verlag, Leipzig [and] Berlin, 1930-
             1978.
Description: Thirty-eight volumes, Volume 1, through Volume 40, Number 3,
             complete save volumes 11 and 12, in English and German; with the
             first Supplement on Toxicological Aspects of Food Safety (the 1977
             Proceedings of the European Society of Toxicology)
Condition:   Bound in canvas-backed boards through volume 10, tan buckram from
             volume 13 through volume 21, original printed wraps thereafter,
             well-preserved
Book No.:    W-91188                Price: $     850.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence, GERMANY, forensic medicine
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Author:
Title:       Medicine, Science and the Law. Official Journal of the British
             Academy of Forensic Sciences
Publisher:   Sweet & Maxwell Limited [and] John Wright & Sons Limited, London
             [and] Bristol, 1961.
Description: The first 17 volumes, complete, save for two issues
Condition:   Crimson buckram, gilt, through Volume 5, original wraps
             thereafter, well-preserved
Book No.:    W-91191                Price: $     450.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence, medicine, Science and the law, forensic medicine
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Author:
Title:       Journal of the Forensic Science Society
Publisher:   The Forensic Science Society, London and Harrogate, 1970-75.
Description: Six volumes of the Society's publication, Volume 10 through Volume
             15, complete save one issue
Condition:   Original printed sewn wraps, well-preserved
Book No.:    W-91193                Price: $     125.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence, criminal law, forensic medicine
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Author:      Pound, Roscoe
Title:       How Far Are We Attaining a New Measure of Values in Twentieth
             Century Juristic Thought? Setaro 220
Publisher:   West Virginia Law Quarterly, Morgantown, 1936.
Description: The rare separate reprinting of Dean Pound's paper read before the
             Round Table on Jurisprudence and Legal History at the annual
             meeting of the Association of American Law Schools at New Orleans,
             December 28, 1935; three copies in OCLC
Condition:   Original printed stapled wraps, lightly worn, else a very good
             copy, pages 81-95; reprinted from the Quarterly's February issue,
             Volume XLII, Number 2
Book No.:    W-78499                Price: $      75.00
Category:    
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       An Analysis of the Laws of England. Sixth Edition. Eller 223
Publisher:   Printed at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1771.
Description: The received edition of Blackstone's analytical schema underlying
             his Commentaries, and the only edition to appear after the
             publication of his famous work, this edition designed to
             correspond "exactly" [Blackstone's word] with them
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, some foxing to the title and a bit
             elsewhere, else a good copy, with the two folding tables, the
             margin of one a bit frayed
Book No.:    W-77858                Price: $     850.00
Category:    18TH CENTURY, English Law, jurisprudence
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Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       Commentaries on Equity Jurisprudence, as Administered in England
             and America. Second Edition. Revised, Corrected and Enlarged. In
             Two Volumes. Cohen 5012
Publisher:   Charles C. Little and James Brown, Boston, 1839.
Description: Second edition of one of Story's principal commentaries, whose
             "wide-ranging scholarship was Story at his best", giving a
             currency to equity principles which was to reform and broaden
             American law and have a lasting effect upon it
Condition:   Modern morocco, definite foxing, else a good set, presentation
             copy--"To / The Honble / Mr Justice McLean / from his obliged
             friend / Joseph Story"
Book No.:    W-77864                Price: $    4500.00
Category:    equity
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Author:      Talmey, Bernard S.
Title:       Love, A Treatise on the Science of Sex-Attraction For the Use of
             Physicians and Students of Medical Jurisprudence. Third Revised
             Edition
Publisher:   Practitioners' Publishing Company, New York, 1919.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-42119                Price: $      50.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence, Sexuality
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. In Four Books. The Ninth
             Edition, With the Last Corrections of the Author; and Continued to
             the Present Time, By Ri. Burn, LL.D. Four Volumes. Eller 14
Publisher:   Printed for W. Strahan; T. Cadell, in the Strand [etc.], London,
             1783.
Description: The closest we come to Blackstone's "received text", incorporating
             the manuscript corrections in his hand found in his own copy,
             becoming the edition, in the words of William Hammond, from which
             "most of the current editions are printed"
Condition:   Contemporary tree calf, the spines elaborately extra-gilt, lightly
             rubbed and chipped, but altogether quite an appealing, even
             gorgeous set
Book No.:    W-75565                Price: $    4500.00
Category:    jurisprudence, English Law
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. Four Volumes. Eller 2;
             Laeuchli 3 [First Editions of Volumes III and IV, Second Editions
             of Volumes I and II]. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1766-69.
Description: An early, mixed edition of the pre-eminently collectible work of
             Anglo-American law, the principal fruits of Blackstone's Vinerian
             Professorship at Oxford, the first legal chair in the English
             speaking world whose first occupant was Blackstone
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed, rebacked, the spines elaborately gilt
             in a lighter colored leather, a good, wide-margined set
Book No.:    W-78120                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    jurisprudence, English Law
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Author:      Kelsen, Hans
Title:       Law and Peace in International Relations
Publisher:   Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1942.
Description: First edition of Kelsen's Holmes Lectures delivered at Harvard in
             1941, significantly contributing to his reputation as "the only
             one of the major figures of modern analytical jurisprudence to
             have had a great deal to say about international law"
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy in a somewhat rubbed and slightly
             chipped dustjacket
Book No.:    W-77185                Price: $     450.00
Category:    international law
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Tracts, Chiefly Relating to the Antiquities and Laws of England.
             Third Edition. Eller 240; Lauechli 553
Publisher:   Printed at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1771.
Description: The most complete edition of Blackstone's legal essays, said in
             part to be responsible for his appointment as Solicitor General,
             and including his famed essay on (and text of) Magna Carta, "of
             the first importance for the constitutional lawyer"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, the boards rubbed and marked, the
             first and last blanks somewhat foxed and dusty, else quite clean;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78133                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    Family Law, jurisprudence, marriage, Magna Carta, English constitutional law
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. The Fourth [sic] Edition.
             Eller 6
Publisher:   Printed for John Exshaw [and others; imprint varies], Dublin,
             1771.
Description: A very early Dublin-printed, pirated edition (the second) of
             Blackstone's classic work, appearing during the same year as the
             first American edition, and the first in Ireland in which all four
             volumes were published during the same year
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed, a few repairs, new labels; a sound set
Book No.:    W-60114                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    jurisprudence, English Law
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Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       Commentaries on the Law of Agency, as a Branch of Commercial and
             Maritime Jurisprudence, with Occasional Illustrations from the
             Civil and Foreign Law. Eighth Edition, Revised, with Additions. By
             Nicholas St. John Green
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1874.
Description: The only edition of the only treatise undertaken by Green, friend
             of Holmes and fellow member of the Metaphysical Club, whose
             "extraordinary power of [revealing] warm and breathing truth" was
             perceived by Peirce and equally esteemed by Holmes
Condition:   Original brown embossed cloth, the spine a bit chipped and the
             front joint just cracking (but firm), else a good clean copy
             housed in a modern box
Book No.:    W-75907                Price: $     450.00
Category:    Agency
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Author:      Kames, Henry Home, Lord
Title:       Elucidations Respecting The Common and Statute Law of Scotland
Publisher:   Printed for William Creech; and sold . . . by T. Cadell, London,
             1777.
Description: First edition of the last major legal work of Lord Kames, leading
             figure of the Scots Enlightenment and influential upon David Hume,
             James Boswell, and Adam Smith, seeking "to advocate rational
             principle in opposition to practice"; with the halftitle
Condition:   Contemporary polished calf, crimson morocco label, gilt, lightly
             rubbed, else a very good, even pretty copy
Book No.:    W-76574                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    SCOTLAND, jurisprudence
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. Four Volumes
Publisher:   University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2002.
Description: The facsimile re-issue of the first edition printed at Oxford
             between 1765 and 1769; with four brief scholarly introductions,
             one for each volume
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good set, slipcased
Book No.:    W-74208                Price: $     220.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Bentham, Jeremy
Title:       The Rationale of Reward
Publisher:   Published by John and H.L. Hunt, Tavistock Street, Covent Garden,
             London, 1825.
Description: First edition in English of one of Bentham's earliest works
             (written before 1782), "important and original" in seeking to
             control behavior through rationally determined rewards, with
             particular application to the legislature and the courts
Condition:   Contemporary blind-tooled morocco, rebacked, a good copy; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-68769                Price: $     750.00
Category:    jurisprudence, Parliament, courts
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Author:      Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Title:       The Common Law
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1881.
Description: First edition, second issue of Holmes' tour de force, described by
             Professor Howe as "an originating venture", crediting Holmes as
             "the first of the English and American lawyers to attempt
             something like a full-scale study of the common law"
Condition:   Original russet cloth, gilt, showing some wear, former gift
             inscriptions, else a good clean copy
Book No.:    W-77961                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    jurisprudence, law and photography, Supreme Court
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Author:      Cooper, Thomas
Title:       Tracts on Medical Jurisprudence. Including Farr's Elements of
             Medical Jurisprudence [and three other works], A Digest of the Law
             Relating to Insanity and Nuisance . . . To Which Is Added . . .
             Erskine's Speech for James Hadfield [etc.]. Cohen 8761
Publisher:   Published by James Webster, No. 24, South Eighth Street [etc.],
             Philadelphia, 1819.
Description: Only edition of Cooper's pioneering work, the first on forensic
             medicine published in this country, reprinting several important
             English and continental works (Farr, Dease, Male and Haslam) and
             adding his own notes and a digest of insanity law
Condition:   Contemporary tree calf, rubbed, rebacked with contrasting crimson
             and black morocco labels, gilt, considerable foxing and browning;
             a usable copy
Book No.:    W-76234                Price: $     750.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence
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Author:      Wood, Thomas
Title:       An Institute of the Laws of England; or, the Laws of England in
             their Natural Order, according to Common Use . . . To which is
             prefixed, Some Thoughts concerning the Study of the Laws of
             England, &c. by the same Author. Fourth and Third Editions. Folio
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.] [imprints vary],
             London, 1728.
Description: A rare variant edition of Wood's treatise, the principal work
             examining English law between Finch and Blackstone, with his
             "Thoughts" in which he "made a strong plea for the inclusion of
             the common law into the curriculum at Oxford and Cambridge"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, somewhat worn and marked, else quite
             clean and well-preserved; six copies in ESTC, including this, the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-77983                Price: $     750.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Beck, Theodric Romeyn
Title:       Elements of Medical Jurisprudence. Second Edition, with Notes, and
             an Appendix of Original Cases and the Latest Discoveries. By
             William Dunlop
Publisher:   Printed for John Anderson, Medical Bookseller [etc.], London,
             1825.
Description: The first English edition of Beck's most important work, "the
             first authoritative book on medical jurisprudence published in the
             United States", reaching a twelfth edition later in the century--
             "remarkably comprehensive [and] clearly . . . written"
Condition:   ?Contemporary boards, an early rebacking in morocco, quite rubbed,
             but a usable copy
Book No.:    W-76253                Price: $     250.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence
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Author:      Halhed (ed. and trans.), Nathaniel Brassay
Title:       A Code of Gentoo Laws, or Ordinations of the Pundits. From a
             Persian Translation, Made From the Original, Written in the
             Shanscrit Language
Publisher:   n.p., London, 1776.
Description: First edition of the first work in English describing the
             principles of Hindu jurisprudence, digesting Sanscrit law;
             translated by Halhed, the English orientalist and the first
             European to perceive the philosophical affinities of Sanscrit and
             Latin
Condition:   Contemporary boards, rebacked, a lovely ?large-paper copy
Book No.:    W-65854                Price: $     850.00
Category:    hindu law, INDIA, Asian law
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Author:
Title:       Bibliographie Pratique d'Ouvrages de Droit, Jurisprudence Economie
             Politique Sociologie [etc.]
Publisher:   Librairie du Recueil Sirey 22, Rue Soufflot, Paris, 5e, Paris,
             1932.
Description: The annual catalogue, arranged by subject and extensive,
             exclusively new books; with an index by author and another by
             subject
Condition:   Printed sewn wraps, quite embrowned and fragile; 48 pages
Book No.:    W-17403                Price: $      20.00
Category:    FRANCE
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Author:      Dean, Amos
Title:       Principles of Medical Jurisprudence Designed for the Professions
             of Law and Medicine
Publisher:   Banks & Brothers, Law Publishers, No. 144 Nassau Street, New York,
             1866.
Description: The second re-issue of one of several treatises of Dean all
             "hav[ing] become known as standard works", first appearing in
             1850, as Dean served as professor from their inceptions (in 1839
             and 1851) of the Albany Medical and Albany Law Schools
Condition:   Modern brown cloth, gilt, a very good clean copy
Book No.:    W-75693                Price: $     250.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence
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Author:      Weinreb, Lloyd
Title:       Denial of Justice, Criminal Process in the United States
Publisher:   Free Press, New York, 1977.
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Book No.:    W-47505                Price: $      35.00
Category:    criminal law, Casebooks, jurisprudence
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Author:      Halhed (ed. and trans.), Nathaniel Brassay
Title:       A Code of Gentoo Laws, or Ordinations of the Pundits. From a
             Persian Translation, Made From the Original, Written in the
             Shanscrit Language
Publisher:   n.p., London, 1776.
Description: First edition of the first work in English describing the
             principles of Hindu jurisprudence, digesting Sanscrit law;
             translated by Halhed, the English orientalist and the first
             European to perceive the philosophical affinities of Sanscrit and
             Latin
Condition:   Modern calf, the spine extra gilt, definite embrowning; attractive
Book No.:    W-55753                Price: $     850.00
Category:    hindu law, INDIA, Asian law
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Author:      Bacon, Francis
Title:       Law Tracts, Containing 1. A Proposition for compiling and
             Amendment of our Laws. 2. An Offer of a Digest of the Laws. 3. The
             Elements of the Common Laws of England . . . 4. The Use of the Law
             [and four other tracts]. Gibson 255
Publisher:   Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for Dan. Browne [etc.], London,
             1741.
Description: The only collected edition of Bacon's legal works (first appearing
             in 1737), eight in number, including his seminal gathering of
             Maxims (in the third tract), his Ordinances in Chancery, and his
             arguments "in certain great and difficult cases"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, slightly rubbed, else especially
             bright and clean, with the half title and the advertising leaf;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78648                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Pound, Roscoe
Title:       Jurisprudence. Five Volumes. Strait 44
Publisher:   West Publishing Co., St. Paul, 1959.
Description: Pound's magnum opus and his great summing up, praised by Karl
             Llewellyn as "always learned", conceived as far back as 1893 and
             written over many decades, and going "everywhere with him . . .
             almost as though he had kept an intellectual diary"
Condition:   Original brown buckram, gilt, a very good set
Book No.:    W-68888                Price: $     650.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England [with] Supplement to the First
             Edition; Containing The most material Corrections and Additions in
             the Second. Four Volumes. Eller 1; Laeuchli 1 and 2
Publisher:   Printed at the Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1765-69.
Description: First edition of the pre-eminently collectible work of Anglo-
             American law, the principal fruits of Blackstone's Vinerian
             Professorship at Oxford, itself the first legal chair in the
             English speaking world whose first occupant was Blackstone
Condition:   Early calf, volume one rebacked, the Cullen House copy with its
             four shelfmarks and the book label of A Milne of Presse in two
             volumes; the Taussig set
Book No.:    W-78652                Price: $   11500.00
Category:    jurisprudence
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Author:      Dunlap, M.E.
Title:       Abridgment of Elementary Law Embodying the General Principles,
             Rules, and Definitions of Law Together with the Common Maxims and
             Rules of Equity Jurisprudence, Embracing the Subjects Contained in
             a Regular Law Course [etc.]. Third Edition
Publisher:   F.H. Thomas Law Book Co., St. Louis, 1905.
Description:
Condition:   Quite worn, lacking the front free endpaper; a usable copy only
Book No.:    W-40313                Price: $      65.00
Category:    Abridgements, education
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Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       Commentaries on the Law of Agency, as a Branch of Commercial and
             Maritime Jurisprudence, with Occasional Illustrations from the
             Civil and Foreign Law. Cohen 1628
Publisher:   Charles C. Little and James Brown, Boston, 1839.
Description: First edition of the first of Story's four Commentaries devoted to
             commercial law, encompassing in his visionary and expansive
             analysis both maritime jurisprudence and private international
             law, with a substantial examination of Roman and civil law
Condition:   Modern morocco, gilt, margins of title strengthed (not affecting
             the text), some foxing, else a good copy
Book No.:    W-75712                Price: $     850.00
Category:    Agency
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Author:      Coke, Edward
Title:       The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England: Or, a
             Commentary upon Littleton [with] The Statute of Levying Fines
             [and] Bail and Mainprize [and] Compleat Copyholder [and] the Old
             Tenures of the Laws of England [etc.]. The Eleventh Edition. Folio
Publisher:   Printed by Eliz. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1719.
Description: The penultimate early (pre-Hargrave) edition of Coke's most single
             famous work and one of the five greatest books of English law,
             glossing Littleton's 'Tenures', one of the remaining four; with
             three of Coke's other works and the Old Tenures
Condition:   Modern sheep, some browning and staining, else a good clean copy,
             with the portrait of Coke as frontispiece and that of Littleton
             before the text
Book No.:    W-78301                Price: $     450.00
Category:    17TH CENTURY, English Law, jurisprudence, Real Property
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Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Commentaries on the Laws of England. Edited by William Carey
             Jones, Director of the School of Jurisprudence, University of
             California. Two Volumes [complete]. Not in Eller [compare Eller
             136]; Lauechli 257 Notes
Publisher:   Bancroft-Whitney Company, San Francisco, 1916.
Description: The last edition apart from modern reprints, based on William
             Hammond's edition, with Hammond's bibliography, a supplementary
             chapter on conflict of laws by Orrin Kip McMurray, and Jones's
             essay, which includes a biographical sketch of Blackstone
Condition:   Original black pebbled limp cloth, prayer-book style, Edition De
             Luxe, an especially well-preserved set
Book No.:    W-78324                Price: $     450.00
Category:    18TH CENTURY, English Law, jurisprudence, 18TH CENTURY, English Law, jurisprudence
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Author:      Elmes, James
Title:       A Practical Treatise on Architectural Jurisprudence: In Which the
             Constitutions, Canons, Laws and Customs Relating to the Art of
             Building, Are Collected from the Best Authorities [etc.]
Publisher:   W. Benning, Law Bookseller, Fleet-Street [etc.], London, 1827.
Description: The dedication copy of the only edition of the first work on legal
             architecture in England, seemingly specially bound for Lord
             Lyndhurst, the son of John Singleton Copley and Lord Chancellor,
             and possessor of a "natural genius" for architecture
Condition:   Contemporary morocco, elaborately blind-tooled, inner-gilt
             dentelles and all edges gilt, now quite worn but sound; with Lord
             Lyndhurst's bookplate
Book No.:    W-75782                Price: $    2500.00
Category:    Legal Architecture
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Author:      Putt, Charles
Title:       Essay On Civil Policy, Or The Science of Legislation, Comprising
             the Origin and Nature of Government . . . With a Review of the
             Practice of the English Law, and Hints for Its Improvement
Publisher:   William Pickering, London, 1830.
Description: An original work of some ambition by the Inner Templar, Charles
             Putt, with a Benthamite tinge (dividing civil policy into
             Sovereignty, Population, Wealth and Happiness) yet with
             significant reliance on Locke, Adam Smith and Blackstone, among
             others
Condition:   Original pebbled-cloth backed boards, paper label, a bit worn, ex-
             library, else a good clean copy; with the half-title and folding
             chart
Book No.:    W-72456                Price: $     350.00
Category:    political theory, jurisprudence
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Author:      Bracton, Henrici de
Title:       De Legibus et Consuetudinibus Angliae, Libri Quinq; in varios
             tractatus distincti, ad diuersorum et vetustissimorum codicum
             collationem, ingenti cura, nunc primum typis vulgati [etc.].
             S.T.C. 3475; Beale T323. Folio
Publisher:   Apud Richardum Totellum, London, 1569.
Description: First edition of one of the great works of English law,
             characterized by Maitland as "the crown and flower of English
             medieval jurisprudence" and by Plucknett as "a stately volume . .
             . perhaps the best printed law book we have ever had"
Condition:   Later calf, the original scuffed sides mounted, very clean and
             with ample margins, signature of Harry Fountaine dated 1667/8; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78349                Price: $   15000.00
Category:    MEDIEVAL
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Author:      Austin, John
Title:       The Province of Jurisprudence Determined. Second Edition [with]
             Lectures on Jurisprudence. Being the Sequel to "The Province of
             Jurisprudence Determined." To Which Are Added Notes and Fragments
             . . . Published from the Original Manuscripts. Three Volumes
Publisher:   John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1861-63.
Description: First and second editions of both of Austin's major works, of
             pervasive impact on Anglo-American law over the last two centuries
             and, in the words of H.L.A. Hart (who edited the 'Province' in
             1954), "established the study of jurisprudence in England"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, extra gilt, marbled edges and endpapers, very
             worn, one board detached, several labels lacking, some chipping
             and tape; a working set
Book No.:    W-72462                Price: $     350.00
Category:    philosophy of law
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Author:      Maine, Henry Sumner
Title:       Ancient Law, Its Connection With the Early History of Society, and
             Its Relation to Modern Ideas
Publisher:   John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1861.
Description: First edition of Maine's magnum opus, a work recently described as
             "[n]ext only to Blackstone . . . the most durable work of
             jurisprudence in the English language", influential upon Holmes,
             who confessed to Laski it "fed [my] philosophical passion"
Condition:   Original 3/4 morocco over boards, quite rubbed, ?ex-library,
             browning and occasional notations and markings; a usable copy only
Book No.:    W-73410                Price: $     450.00
Category:    ancient law
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Author:      Griffith, William
Title:       Institutes of the Jurisdiction and of the Equity Jurisprudence and
             Pleadings of the High Court of Chancery . . . and with a Concise
             View of the Equity Jurisdiction of the County Courts
Publisher:   H. Sweet, 3, Chancery Lane, Fleet Street [etc.], London, 1868.
Description: Only edition of a work written by a Gray's Inn barrister,
             expressly patterned on Justinian, with a chapter on maxims,
             several on trusts, on married women ("connubium"), contracts
             ("commercium"), infants and lunatics ("civitas"), and fraud
Condition:   Modern blue buckram, gilt, some browning, else well-preserved; a
             presentation copy ("Owens College / from / The Author")
Book No.:    W-76756                Price: $     450.00
Category:    equity, maxims, fraud, infants, insanity, trusts and estates, marriage
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Author:      Wharton, Francis and Moreton Stille
Title:       Preface to a Treatise on Medical Jurisprudence. Not in Cohen
Publisher:   Printed by Henry B. Ashmead, George Street above Eleventh,
             Philadelphia, 1855.
Description: The rare tribute to Dr. Stille, in memory of his all too early
             death at age 32, reprinting the preface to the work which Francis
             Wharton and he had just published, describing his brief life and
             scholarship; with three memorial resolutions appended
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, a clean copy, 6+1 pages; one copy
             in OCLC of six pages, apparently not containing the seventh
             unnumbered page found here
Book No.:    W-77701                Price: $     150.00
Category:    Medical Jurisprudence
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