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Cowell, John
A Law Dictionary: or the Interpreter of Words and Terms, Used either in the Common or Statute Laws Of that Part Of Great Britain call'd England; and in Tenures and Jocular Customs [etc.]. Cowley 194. Folio
Printed for D. Browne [and eight others], London, 1708.
White Kennett's edition of Cowell's highly regarded law dictionary, the first entirely in English, first appearing in 1607, and, in Professor Coquillette's words, "the most intellectually exciting and controversial law dictionary ever published"
Contemporary blind decorated unlettered calf, somewhat marked and rubbed, else very clean with ample margins and the advertising leaf; the Taussig copy
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$ 550.00
legal dictionaries

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