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book #78073
Waterhous, Edward
Fortescutus Illustratus, Or a Commentary On that Nervous Treatise De Laudibus Legum Angliae, Written by Sir John Fortescue . . . The Heroique Design of whose Excellent Judgement . . . is humbly endeavoured to be Revived, Admired, and Advanced. Wing W1046
Printed by Tho. Roycroft for Thomas Dicas [etc.], London, 1663.
One of Waterhous's principal works, particularly important for printing a lost manuscript on moots in the Inns of Court; presentation copy ("For my noble friend / Sr Wm Turner [the noted civil lawyer] / from the Author / This most humble present")
Contemporary mottled calf, somewhat stained, the joints just cracking but firm, ex-Kirkleatham Library, else well preserved; the Taussig copy
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$ 2500.00
Inns of Court

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