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Author:      Wentworth, John
Title:       A Complete System of Pleading: Comprehending the Most Approved
             Precedents and Forms of Practice; Chiefly Consisting of Such As
             Have Never Before Been Printed [etc.]. Ten Volumes [complete]
Publisher:   Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, London, 1797-
             99.
Description: A work highly praised by Holdsworth, who terms it "a great
             collection [and] [b]y far the most elaborate book of this kind",
             in some cases naming the counsel responsible for drafting the
             pleadings, and providing their accompanying advice or opinion
Condition:   Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, quite worn, some boards
             detached, occasional staining, generally a clean working set only
Book No.:    W-76024                Price: $     450.00
Category:    pleading
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Author:      Boone, Charles T.
Title:       Pleading Under the Codes
Publisher:   Sumner Whitney & Co., San Francisco, 1885.
Description:
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, quite worn, usable; pocket-size
Book No.:    W-55877                Price: $      50.00
Category:    pleading, codification
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Author:      Parker, Charles H. (ed.)
Title:       The Civil Practice Act of the State of California, as Amended,
             with Notes and References, and an Appendix [etc.]
Publisher:   H.H. Bancroft and Company, San Francisco, 1863.
Description:
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, scuffed and stained, but sound
Book No.:    W-43741                Price: $     250.00
Category:    pleading, California
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Author:      Hale, Matthew
Title:       Historia Placitorum Coronae. The History of the Pleas of the Crown
             . . . First American Edition. With Notes and References to Later
             Cases by W.A. Stokes and E. Ingersoll of the Philadelphia Bar. Two
             Volumes [complete]. Cohen 3704
Publisher:   Robert H. Small, 25 Minor Street, Philadelphia, 1847.
Description: First American edition of the masterpiece of one of England's
             greatest judges and scholars of legal history, in Maitland's words
             "[n]o man of his age was better . . . equipped for the task [and]
             none had a wider or deeper knowledge of the materials"
Condition:   Later tan buckram, contrasting crimson and black labels, gilt,
             crinkling to some of the pages, else a very good set
Book No.:    W-78012                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    pleading, criminal law
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Title:       Federal Civil Practice
Publisher:   California Continuing Education of the Bar, Berkeley, 1961.
Description: Ten essays, covering the ground from jurisdictional requirements
             through pre-trial, trial and appeal, with a certain 9th Circuit
             flavor and four (forms, statutes and rules, cases, and subject)
             helpful indexes
Condition:   Original cloth, the spine faded, else quite sound
Book No.:    W-50211                Price: $      35.00
Category:    pleading
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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:      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:      Lawes, Edward
Title:       A Practical Treatise on Pleading, in Assumpsit. With the Addition
             of the Decisions of the American Courts by Joseph Story. Cohen
             9246
Publisher:   Published by James W. Burditt & Co., Boston, 1811.
Description: One of Story's earliest substantive legal efforts, appearing the
             year he was appointed to the Supreme Court; the American edition
             of a work which he described as "the most finished and accurate
             illustration of the theory of [legal] science"
Condition:   Original sheep, rubbed, joints repaired, light browning, else
             quite a good copy
Book No.:    W-77429                Price: $     450.00
Category:    pleading, Procedure
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Author:      Reading, Daniel
Title:       The English Clerk's Instructor, In the Practice of the Court of
             King's Bench, and Common Pleas . . . necessary for the Practice of
             an Attorney. To which are added, Several Choice Precedents of
             Declarations. Never before Printed. Two Volumes [complete]
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1733.
Description: The rare, sole edition of Reading's only work, one of several
             published following the 1732 act requiring that English be used in
             the Royal courts, first comparing the two courts and then treating
             each separately; five copies in ESTC, one in England
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over boards, some staining mainly in the margins
             of the second volume, else a good clean usable set; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-79035                Price: $     550.00
Category:    courts, pleading
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Title:       Articuli ad narrationes nouas pertin[entes] formati. S.T.C. 812;
             Beale T111
Publisher:   In edibus Richardi Pynsoni regii impressoris [etc.], London,
             1525?.
Description: The rare first edition of the medieval tract glossing and
             complementing both Natura Brevium and Novae Narrationes, all works
             central to early pleading and practice in the royal courts, this
             the only edition printed by Pynson; four copies in ESTC
Condition:   Modern blind panelled calf, the spine gilt ruled and lettered, the
             title and table in facsimile, else textually complete; the Taussig
             copy
Book No.:    W-78462                Price: $    6000.00
Category:    pleading
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Title:       A Methodical Treatise of Replevins, Distresses, Avowries . . . To
             which are added, Divers Statutes touching the Office of Sheriffs .
             . . and also the Law concerning Elections and Returns of Members
             of Parliament [etc.]. The Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling . . . for J. Worrall,
             London, 1739.
Description: The second, expanded, and final edition of the first work on the
             ancient remedies of replevin and distress, the latter of which
             Holdsworth termed "the oldest form of self help" and which
             Maitland traced to the Laws of Ine, circa 700 A.D.
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over decorated boards, gilt lettered, some
             browning, mainly lightish, the front blank a bit chipped, else a
             good copy
Book No.:    W-76899                Price: $     650.00
Category:    landlord and tenant, sheriffs, Procedure, pleading, law of elections
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Author:      Archbold, John Frederick
Title:       A Collection of the Forms and Entries, Which Occur in Practice, in
             the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas in Personal Actions
             and Ejectment
Publisher:   Edward B. Gould, New York, 1828.
Description:
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, joints cracked; usable only
Book No.:    W-44416                Price: $      85.00
Category:    pleading
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Author:      Levinz, Creswell
Title:       A Collection of Select and Modern Entries of Declarations,
             Pleadings, Issues, Verdicts, Judgments, &c. Referring to Cases in
             Sir Creswell Levinz's Reports; The Judgment of the Court being
             added to each President [etc.]. Folio
Publisher:   Printed by the Assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins [etc.],
             London, 1702.
Description: Only edition of Levinz's "Entries", published the year following
             his death, as were his Reports, designed to accompany them, and
             reflecting his talents as a pleader, "for which [in Holdsworth's
             words] he was eminently well fitted"
Condition:   Contemporary blind-tooled, unlettered calf, a bit of staining and
             some minor marginal worming, else a very good clean copy; without
             the portrait
Book No.:    W-77849                Price: $     500.00
Category:    books of entry, reports of cases
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Author:      Rastell, William
Title:       A Colleccion of Entrees, Of declarations, barres, replications,
             reioinders, issues, verdits, iudgements, executions, proces,
             contynuances, essoynes, & diuers other matters [etc.]. S.T.C.
             20730; Beale T448. Folio
Publisher:   In aedibus Richardi Tottel. Cum priuilegio [etc.], London, 1566.
Description: First edition of Rastell's "supreme achievement", praised by
             Holdsworth and still of significant scholarly value (a subsequent
             edition is used by John Baker), originating a new type of book of
             entries, fundamental to the pleading of early English law
Condition:   Contemporary blind-ruled calf, centered lozenges, rebacked, the
             title lacking, vellum organizational strips affixed to the fore-
             edge, a working copy
Book No.:    W-77867                Price: $    2750.00
Category:    books of entry, pleading
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Title:       Articuli ad Narrationes Novas Pertim[entes] [sic] Formati. S.T.C.
             818; Beale T117
Publisher:   In aedibvs Roberti Redman, London, 1539.
Description: A rare edition of the medieval tract glossing and complementing
             both Natura Brevium and Novae Narrationes, all works central to
             early pleading and practice in the royal courts, this the final
             edition printed by Redman; six copies in ESTC
Condition:   Modern calf, gilt, very light browning, one small marginal
             wormhole, else quite crisp with ample margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78864                Price: $    4000.00
Category:    pleading
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Title:       Natura Brevium Newly and moost treuly corrected, With dyuers
             additions of statutes boke cases, plees in abatementes of the sayd
             wryttes and theyr declaracio[n]s and barres to ye same added
             [etc.] [with] The olde tenures. S.T.C. 18397; Beale T92 and T78
Publisher:   Imprynted . . . Wythout Temple barre . . . by me Henry Smyth,
             London, 1545.
Description: Two of the most important medieval English law books, preceding
             both Fitzherbert and Littleton respectively and providing the
             elementary instruction essential to early English law, in John
             Baker's words "serv[ing] as a primer into Tudor times"
Condition:   Modern calf, bound in two volumes, some browning, considerable
             notations in the Natura Brevium, altogether well preserved; the
             Taussig copies
Book No.:    W-78865                Price: $    3250.00
Category:    Procedure, pleading, Real Property
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Author:      Burch, John C.
Title:       Book of Pleadings Adapted to the Code of Civil Procedure of the
             State of California, with Full References to the Civil and
             Political Codes
Publisher:   Occidental Pub. Co., San Francisco, 1885.
Description:
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, quite worn, but usable
Book No.:    W-57941                Price: $      75.00
Category:    California
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Author:      Rastell, William
Title:       A Collection of Entrees, Of Declarations, Barres, Replications,
             Rejoynders, Issues, Verdicts, Judgements, Executions, Proces,
             Continuances, Essoines, and divers other matters . . . The Last
             Edition carefully Corrected [etc.]. Wing R293
Publisher:   Printed by John Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford [etc.],
             London, 1670.
Description: Rastell's "supreme achievement", praised at length by Holdsworth
             and still of significant scholarly value, originating a new type
             of book of entries fundamental to proper pleading; with
             Blackstone's armorial bookplate on the front pastedown
Condition:   Modern speckled calf, definite browning and chipping, lacking two
             leaves, else a sound copy
Book No.:    W-69310                Price: $    4500.00
Category:    books of entry, pleading
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Author:      Story, Joseph
Title:       A Selection of Pleadings in Civil Actions, Subsequent to the
             Declaration. With Occasional Annotations on the Law of Pleading.
             Cohen 9274
Publisher:   Published by Barnard B. Macanulty, Salem, 1805.
Description: First edition of the first law treatise which we may definitely
             attribute solely to Story, and marking the first correspondence
             between Story and Jefferson, to whom Story sent a copy; arranged
             by subject, with Story's notes following the pleas
Condition:   Modern mottled goatskin morocco, gilt, the original label
             preserved, a pretty copy
Book No.:    W-74932                Price: $     850.00
Category:    pleading, Supreme Court
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Author:      Parker, Charles H. (ed.)
Title:       The Civil Practice Act of the State of California, As Amended,
             With Notes and References, and an Appendix [etc.]
Publisher:   H.H. Bancroft and Company, San Francisco, 1863.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:    W-42515                Price: $     250.00
Category:    pleading, California
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Author:      Finlason, William
Title:       A Few Words on the Law, As It Was, As It Is, and As It Ought to
             Be: With Special Reference to County Courts Suits, and Actions at
             Law
Publisher:   V. & R. Stevens and G.S. Norton . . . Lincoln's Inn, London, 1850.
Description: An uncommon tract written by a Master of the Bench of the Middle
             Temple and special pleader who served for almost a half century as
             The Times legal reporter, contending that the rules of pleading
             should apply in the newly established county courts
Condition:   Original ?self-stabbed wraps, disbound, a good clean copy, 31
             pages; six copies in OCLC, one in a law library
Book No.:    W-76905                Price: $     350.00
Category:    pleading, courts
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Author:      Read, Collinson
Title:       The American Pleader's Assistant, Being a Collection of Approved
             Declarations, Writs, Returns, and Proceedings in the Several
             Actions Now in Use Within the United States. Cohen 9272
Publisher:   Published by I. Riley, & Co. No. 1, City Hotel, Broad-Way [etc.],
             New-York, 1806.
Description: First edition of one of the earliest American works on the law of
             pleading (the third located by Cohen), whose compiler, Collinson
             Read, was one in a longish line of Pennsylvania lawyers and the
             author of several other works; arranged by action
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, spine defective, joint cracked; a working copy
Book No.:    W-67028                Price: $     125.00
Category:    pleading
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Author:      Hale, Matthew
Title:       Historia Placitorum Coronae. The History of the Pleas of the Crown
             . . . Now first published from his Lordship's Original Manuscript
             . . . with large Notes. By Sollom Emlyn of Lincoln's Inn [etc.].
             Two Volumes
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London], 1736.
Description: First edition of the masterpiece of one of England's greatest
             judges and scholars of legal history, in Maitland's words "[n]o
             man of his age was better . . . equipped for the task [and] none
             had a wider or deeper knowledge of the materials"
Condition:
Book No.:    W-45153                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    pleading, criminal law
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Author:      Maitland, F.W.
Title:       Equity, Also The Forms of Action at Common Law, Two Courses of
             Lectures. Edited by A.H. Chaytor [and] W.J. Whittaker
Publisher:   At the University Press, Cambridge, 1909.
Description: First edition of the lectures on equity delivered by Maitland at
             Cambridge for some eighteen years, an "inimitable guide to [an]
             intricate subject", with his lectures on the forms of action, said
             to have been "the best of all his lecture courses"
Condition:   Original cloth, quite rubbed and worn, joints cracking, just
             usable
Book No.:    W-78906                Price: $     150.00
Category:    equity, pleading
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Author:      C., J. (comp.)
Title:       Thesaurus Brevium. Or a Collection of Approved Forms of Writs, and
             Pleadings to those Writs, and Entries of those Writs and Pleadings
             . . . and of Absolute Necessity for all Practisers in the Common
             Law [etc.]. The Second Edition. Wing C76. Folio
Publisher:   Printed by W. Rawlins, S. Roycroft, and M. Flesher [etc.], London,
             1687.
Description: The final, much expanded edition ("not one Writ Printed from the
             [first edition] but with Corrections") appearing the same year as
             the final edition of the Register of Writs, and of clear use to
             Foley, Second Prothonotary of the Court of Common Pleas
Condition:   Contemporary calf, morocco label, rubbed, rear joint cracking but
             firm, else well preserved, with the bookplate of Richard Foley
Book No.:    W-77966                Price: $     450.00
Category:    pleading
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Title:       The Case of Anthony Earl of Shaftsbury; As it was Argued before
             His Majesties Justices of the Kings Bench . . . Being upon his
             Confinement in the Tower . . . With a Speech of this Worthy Earl,
             pleading his own Case, and the Liberty of the Subject. Wing C883
Publisher:   Printed by K.P. for C.R., London, 1679.
Description: Only edition of Shaftsbury's unsuccessful attempt to secure his
             release from the Tower of London on a writ of habeas corpus, "a
             very powerful argument . . . den[ying] . . . commit[ment] to
             indefinite imprisonment on a general warrant"
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, upper right hand corner of the
             title torn away, just touching the 'e' of 'Case', else a clean,
             untrimmed copy; 16 pages
Book No.:    W-76227                Price: $     500.00
Category:    trials, criminal law, habeas corpus
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Title:       Liber Placitandi. A Book of Special Pleadings: Containing
             Precedents of Pleas in Abatement, Declarations, Barrs,
             Replications, Rejoynders, Demurrers, Issues, and Judgments, In the
             now most Common and Ordinary Actions [etc.]. Wing L1951A. Folio
Publisher:   Printed for J. Place, and T. Basset [and thirteen others], London,
             1674.
Description: A pioneering work, "[t]he first book to classify torts as a
             separate category in the modern sense" in John Baker's words,
             distinguishing between nuisance, deceit, conversion, and
             negligence, all as part of "Actions sur le Case sur Torts General"
Condition:   Modern 3/4 brown calf over cloth boards, the title somewhat dusty,
             light browning, but a good usable copy
Book No.:    W-77968                Price: $     550.00
Category:    pleading, torts
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Author:      Bohun, William
Title:       Declarations and Pleadings In the most usual Actions brought in
             the several Courts of King's-Bench and Common-Pleas at
             Westminster, viz Scandal of Peers . . . Slander of Common Persons
             . . . Case For Non-feasance and Negligences, Mal-fesances and
             Torts
Publisher:   Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1733.
Description: First edition of one of Bohun's several works following the 1732
             act requiring that English be used in the Royal courts--and an
             early work using the word 'torts' in its title, distinguishing
             between negligence as nonfeasance and torts as malfeasance
Condition:   Contemporary polished calf, later handwritten label, the boards
             slightly bowed and the spine inkstained, else especially fresh;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78967                Price: $     225.00
Category:    Procedure, torts, libel and slander
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Title:       Articuli ad narrationes nouas Pertin[entes] formati. S.T.C. 820;
             Beale T118
Publisher:   Hunc libellum excudebat Henricus Smythe [etc.], London, 1545.
Description: The rare, penultimate printing of the medieval tract glossing and
             complementing both Natura Brevium and Novae Narrationes, all works
             central to early pleading and practice in the royal courts; six
             copies in ESTC, two being fragments only
Condition:   Modern calf, gilt, light browning and some marginal staining, else
             well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78990                Price: $    2000.00
Category:    pleading
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Author:      Lutwyche, Edward
Title:       Un Livre des Entries: Contenant auxi un Report des Resolutions Del
             Court Sur Diverse Exceptions Prises as Pleadings, et Sur auters
             Matters en Ley [etc.].  Two Volumes
Publisher:   Printed by the Assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins [etc.],
             London, 1704.
Description: First and by far the best edition of Lutwyche's mammoth and highly
             useful blend of a book of entries and case reports, arranged "old-
             style" by subject matter with both the pleadings and the courts'
             resolutions of the issues
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rebacked, without the portrait
Book No.:    W-51076                Price: $     450.00
Category:    books of entry, reports of cases
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Author:      Estee, Morris M.
Title:       Estee's Pleadings, Practice and Forms, Adapted to Actions and
             Special Proceedings under Codes of Civil Procedure. Fourth
             Edition: Revised and Enlarged by Charles T. Boone. Three Volumes
             [complete]
Publisher:   Bancroft-Whitney Company, San Francisco, 1898.
Description: A work designed in the first instance for the code states in the
             West, but also intended to be of value for all the states,
             including New York, dependent on the Field Code; this edition
             prepared by Carter P. Pomeroy, John Pomeroy's son
Condition:   Original sheep, quite worn, one spine loose (the joint holding),
             other joints reinforced; a working set
Book No.:    W-91360                Price: $      75.00
Category:    civil law, Procedure, pleading, Forms & Form Books
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Author:      Rastell, William
Title:       A Collection of Entrees, Of declarations, barres, replications,
             reioinders, issues, verdits, iudgements, executions, proces,
             continuances, essoines, and diuers other matters. Newly amended,
             and much enlarged [etc.]. S.T.C. 20732; Beale T450
Publisher:   In aedibus Iane Yetsweirt relictae Caroli Yetsweirt [etc.],
             London, 1596.
Description: Rastell's "supreme achievement", praised at length by Holdsworth
             and still of significant scholarly value (it is this edition used
             by John Baker), originating a new type of book of entries,
             fundamental to the proper pleading of early English law
Condition:   Contemporary calf, quite worn but sturdy, with the contemporary
             signature of Richard Power on the title and his initials on the
             spine; the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-78687                Price: $    1500.00
Category:    books of entry, pleading
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Author:      Parker, Charles H. (ed.)
Title:       The Civil Practice Act of the State of California, Including
             Amendments of 1868, with Notes and References to the Decisions of
             the Supreme Court, General Laws Germane to the Practice Act, and
             Standard Forms Applicable Thereto; and An Appendix
Publisher:   H.H. Bancroft and Company, San Francisco, 1868.
Description:
Condition:   Original sheep, rubbed, spine loose, back cover loose, very worn
Book No.:    W-52825                Price: $     250.00
Category:    pleading, California
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Author:      Stephen, Henry John
Title:       A Treatise on the Principles of Pleading in Civil Actions;
             Comprising a Summary View of the Whole Proceedings in a Suit at
             Law
Publisher:   Printed for Joseph Butterworth and Son, Law Booksellers [etc.],
             London, 1824.
Description: First edition of Stephen's classic and influential work, one which
             John Baker calls "the first reasoned treatise" written on the
             principles of pleading, confirming Serjeant Stephen's view of them
             as "one of the finest products of human intellect"
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over cloth boards, gilt, the title and next leaf
             and the last two leaves somewhat worn and marked, else a good
             clean copy
Book No.:    W-76374                Price: $     450.00
Category:    pleading
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Author:      Mackenzie, George
Title:       An Idea of the Modern Eloquence Of the Bar. Together with a
             Pleading out of every Part of Law
Publisher:   Printed by Mr. Robert Freebairn . . . in the Parliament-Close,
             Edinburgh, 1711.
Description: Only separate edition in English of Mackenzie's seminal work on
             the art of advocacy, the first in the English-speaking world,
             modelled in part on Cicero and "superior to any account of legal
             rhetoric previously published"; with six arguments appended
Condition:   Contemporary crimson morocco, neatly gilt and gilt-panelled,
             marbled pastedowns and endpapers, rubbed, some browning, yet a
             pretty copy
Book No.:    W-75752                Price: $    2500.00
Category:    Advocacy, SCOTLAND
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Author:      Impey, John
Title:       The New Instructor Clericalis, Stating the Authority,
             Jurisdiction, and Modern Practice of the Court of Common Pleas.
             With Directions for commencing and defending Actions, entering up
             Judgments, suing out Executions [etc.]. The Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed for the Author, by His Majesty's Law Printers [etc.],
             London, 1786.
Description: A rare early edition of Impey's lucid, richly knowledgeable work
             on the Court of Common Pleas which, with his like work on the
             Court of King's Bench, have been called "the first systematic
             account of the practice of the two great common law courts"
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed, front joint cracked but holding, a
             clean usable copy; two copies in ESTC, neither in a law library
Book No.:    W-77371                Price: $     650.00
Category:    pleading, pleading, courts
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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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