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Cowell, John
The Interpreter, Containing the genuine Signification of such obscure Words and Terms Used either in the Common or Statute Lawes of This Realm [etc.]. The Second Edition by Thomas Manley of the Middle-Temple. Cowley 175; Wing C6646. Folio
Printed by the Assigns of Richard Atkins Esq. [etc.], London, 1684.
Manley's final edition of Cowell's highly regarded law dictionary, the first entirely in English (first published in 1607) and, in Professor Coquillette's words, "the most intellectually exciting and controversial law dictionary ever published"
Contemporary unlettered calf, quite rubbed and scraped, the first blank, title, and following leaf just frayed at the lower margin, else a sound copy
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$ 450.00
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