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book #76359
Hands, William
A Practical Treatise on Fines and Recoveries in the Court of Common Pleas, at Westminster; with Precedents. Third Edition, Corrected and Enlarged
Printed by J. Butterworth & Son, Fleet Street [etc.], London, 1817.
Penultimate edition of Hands' carefully glossed work upon the arcane method of securing certainty in land titles, recognized as important by both Maitland and Brunner, "giv[ing] (in Holdsworth's words) a clear account of the many [legal] formalities"
Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, the joints cracking but firm, the label lacking, a bit of foxing, yet a clean usable copy
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$ 350.00

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