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Author:
 
Title:
An Authentic Account of the Proceedings . . . in an Action in the Court of King's Bench in Which the Right Hon. the Earl of Elgin was Plaintiff, and William Ferguson, Esq., Defendant, for Criminal Conversation with the Plaintiff's Wife [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for J. Hatchard, Bookseller to Her Majesty [etc.], London, 1808.
Description:
A rare, principal account of the action brought by Lord Elgin (of the Elgin Marbles), represented by William Garrow, against "the man who had run away with his wife", the adultery admitted, damages assessed at an enormous 10,000 pounds, as claimed
Condition:
Modern red cloth, gilt, the boards a bit bubbled, the title dusty, and the binding somewhat strained, else a good, usable and untrimmed copy
Book No.:
W-63578
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
trials, criminal conversatn, women's law

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