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book #75752
Mackenzie, George
An Idea of the Modern Eloquence Of the Bar. Together with a Pleading out of every Part of Law
Printed by Mr. Robert Freebairn . . . in the Parliament-Close, Edinburgh, 1711.
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
Contemporary crimson morocco, neatly gilt and gilt-panelled, marbled pastedowns and endpapers, rubbed, some browning, yet a pretty copy
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$ 2500.00
Advocacy, SCOTLAND

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