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Wood, Thomas
An Institute of the Laws of England; or, the Laws of England in their Natural Order, according to Common Use . . . To which is prefixed, Some Thoughts concerning the Study of the Laws of England, &c. by the same Author. Fourth and Third Editions. Folio
Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.] [imprints vary], London, 1728.
A rare variant edition of Wood's treatise, the principal work examining English law between Finch and Blackstone, with his "Thoughts" in which he "made a strong plea for the inclusion of the common law into the curriculum at Oxford and Cambridge"
Contemporary calf, rebacked, somewhat worn and marked, else quite clean and well-preserved; six copies in ESTC, including this, the Taussig copy
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$ 750.00

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