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Bacon, Francis
The Learned Reading . . . upon the Statute of Uses: Being his double Reading to the Honourable Society of Grayes Inne. Published for the Common good. Wing B301; Gibson 211 [not calling for the plate or portrait noted in ESTC]
Printed for Mathew Walbancke, and Laurence Chapman, London, 1642.
First edition of the work described as "one of the greatest . . . lectures at the Inns of Court" and which prompted Holdsworth to observe that Bacon "was a great teacher of law . . . the only teacher of law who can be compared with him is Maitland"
Modern 3/4 brown morocco, gilt ruled and lettered, light browning, else well preserved with generous margins and both blanks; the Taussig copy
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$ 1600.00
trusts and estates, Inns of Court

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