Search Result

Database last updated on Wed Oct 3 15:13:04 2018
Matching records found:  6
Records Displayed:    :  6

Searching for : law of copyhold Searching : Full Database Searching dates : All Dates Searching books added : At Any Date


Author:      Gilbert, Geoffrey
Title:       A Treatise of Tenures In Two Parts; Containing I. The Original,
             Nature, Use and Effect of Feudal or Common Law Tenures. II. Of
             Customary and Copyhold Tenures [with] Notes and References to the
             Common and Civil Law-Books of the best Authority. Third Edition
Publisher:   Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for D. Browne [and two others],
             London, 1757.
Description: The final, early edition of the most famous of all of Gilbert's
             works on the land law, supplementing both Coke and Littleton,
             influential upon Blackstone, and written, in Holdsworth's words,
             "with great learning and acuteness"
Condition:   Contemporary unlettered calf, rubbed, the front joint just
             cracking but firm, else quite clean and with the initial
             advertising leaf; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79510                Price: $     750.00
Category:    conveyancing, Real Property
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book
Author:      Coke, Edward
Title:       Three Law Tracts: I. The Compleat Copyholder; being a Discourse of
             the Antiquity and Nature of Manors and Copyholds, &c.  II. A
             Reading on 27 Edward the First, called the Statute De Finibus
             Levatis.  III. A Treatise of Bail and Mainprize [etc.]
Publisher:   Printed by His Majesty's Law-Printer [etc.], London, 1764.
Description: The first collected edition of three of Coke's works, all praised
             by Holdsworth, linking two of the great writers on English
             criminal law (Coke and William Hawkins) and presenting Coke's
             views on several topics pertaining to the law of real property
Condition:   Modern speckled blind panelled calf, crimson morocco label, gilt,
             well preserved, with the frontispiece portrait of Coke; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79406                Price: $     850.00
Category:    Real Property, criminal law
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book
Author:      Blackstone, William
Title:       Law Tracts, Containing I. An Essay on Collateral Consanguinity II.
             Considerations [on Copyholders] III. The Law of Descents in Fee-
             Simple IV. The Great Charter and Charter of the Forest [with] an
             Introductory Discourse [etc.] Eller 239; Lauechli 552
Publisher:   Printed for Elizabeth Watts, in Skinner-Row, Dublin, 1767.
Description: The only Irish printing of the first collected edition of any of
             Blackstone's works, four in number, including his pathbreaking
             essay on Magna Carta, accompanied by his painstakingly edited
             texts of it and its confirmations, and three other works
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, the original label preserved,
             light browning, very occasional pencilling, with the two tables;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78829                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    13TH CENTURY, English Law, Magna Carta
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book
Author:      Nelson, William
Title:       Lex Maneriorum: Or, the Law and Customs of England, Relating to
             Manors and Lords of Manors, their Stewards, Deputies, Tenants, and
             others . . . Of the Lords Right to Deodands, Felons Goods, Waifs,
             Estrays, Wrecks, and Goods of Felo de se [Suicides] 2d ed
Publisher:   Printed by E[lizabeth] and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London,
             1733.
Description: Second edition reissue of Nelson's sole work on copyhold, land
             tenure, manors, and their courts, arranged alphabetically by
             subject and with what Holdsworth terms an "interesting historical
             preface"; one of the early works printed by Elizabeth Nutt
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, quite worn and scraped, the front joint
             cracking and the label effaced; a clean working copy only, with
             the advertising leaf
Book No.:    W-77750                Price: $     175.00
Category:    copyright
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book
Author:      Burton, Philip (comp.)
Title:       Cases, With Opinions of Eminent Counsel, in Matters of Law,
             Equity, and Conveyancing . . . Containing, A Variety of Special
             Cases on the Subjects of . . . Contracts, Copyholds, Devises . . .
             and Other Important Branches of Law. Two Volumes. Not in Eller
Publisher:   Printed for E. and R. Brooke, in Bell-Yard, Temple-Bar, London,
             1791.
Description: A rare example of printed collected opinions of counsel, one of
             three identified by John Baker, who notes the shift in which
             "common opinion replaces common erudition", with opinions by
             Blackstone, William Murray, and Dudley Rider, inter alia
Condition:   Contemporary marbled boards, rubbed, rebacked, light browning, a
             very little foxing, new endpapers, a good clean set; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-79029                Price: $     950.00
Category:    
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book
Author:
Title:       Directions for Commissioners, with the Steward of each Mannour,
             Aswell for Admitting of Tenants to Copyhold Estates . . . Resolued
             on by . . . Robert Earle of Salisbury . . . Sir Julius Caesar . .
             . and the rest of the Barons there. S.T.C. 7705
Publisher:   Imprinted at London by Robert Barker [etc.], London, 1608.
Description: Part of the remarkably efficient effort by Salisbury and Caesar to
             increase the royal revenue, anticipating the fundamental reforms
             of the Great Contract, its failure to be achieved termed "one of
             the great 'might have beens' of English history"
Condition:   Modern calf, the title soiled, with the final blank (chipped), but
             without the first blank Signature A, printed in black letter; the
             Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79622                Price: $     850.00
Category:    law of copyhold, landlord and tenant
You may mark this book for purchase, and continue to browse this page, or order it now.
Note: Please order all books from this search before performing another.
Our system does not carry over marked books from search to search.
Mark this book

How to Order Books

If your browser supports forms, you can check the order box by all books you would like, then just press this button to place the order. Since our system does not remember books from search to search, please go ahead and place multiple orders. Indicate under the "Special Instructions" section of our order form that this is a "part of a multiple order" and we will combine the orders and adjust the shipping charges.
e-mail address:
If you do not have this option, you may order by sending an e-mail note, or by contacting us directly by phone or FAX. If you do send a FAX, please make sure to include your full shipping address, a credit card number and expiration date, and the "Order No" of the volumes you would like. Also, please make sure to leave a phone number so that we can contact you in the event we encounter any problems filling your order.
[Go Back To Search Engine][Browse Books by Title]
Questions, comments, inquiries??? Please write us!
rarelaw@meyerbos.com

Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
2141 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone : (415) 255-6400
Fax : (415) 795-3982
E-mail: rarelaw@meyerbos.com
URL : http://www.meyerbos.com

Member Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America
Member International League of Antiquarian Booksellers