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Shepheard [Sheppard], William
Of Corporations, Fraternities, and Guilds. Or, a Discourse, wherein The Learning of the Law touching Bodies Politique is unfolded, shewing the Use and Necessity of that Invention, the Antiquity . . . and Government of the same [etc.]. Wing S3195
Printed for H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place [etc.], London, 1659.
Only edition of the first treatise on the English law of corporations, written by Cromwell's law reformer and described as "a pioneer treatise" and "an important and unprecedented study"; with the emphasis upon public corporations and craft guilds
Contemporary sheep, rebacked, the joints rubbed but sound, first blank loose, else quite clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
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$ 1100.00
corporations, labor law

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