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Bracton, Henrici de
De Legibus et Consuetudinibus Angliae, Libri Quinq; in varios tractatus distincti, ad diuersorum et vetustissimorum codicum collationem, ingenti cura, nunc primum typis vulgati [etc.]. S.T.C. 3475; Beale T323. Folio
Apud Richardum Totellum, London, 1569.
First edition of one of the great works of English law, characterized by Maitland as "the crown and flower of English medieval jurisprudence" and by Plucknett as "a stately volume . . . perhaps the best printed law book we have ever had"
Later calf, the original scuffed sides mounted, very clean and with ample margins, signature of Harry Fountaine dated 1667/8; the Taussig copy
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$ 15000.00

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