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Atkyns, Robert
An Enquiry into the Jurisdiction of the Chancery in Causes of Equity [with] The Case of Sir Robert Atkyns . . . upon His Appeal Against a Decree obtain'd by Mrs. Elizabeth Took . . . and others, Plaintiffs in Chancery [etc.]. Wing A4137. Folio
Printed in the Year 1695, London, 1695.
The last serious effort seeking to limit Chancery's powers, written by "a very learned lawyer" (in Holdsworth's words), but ultimately unsuccessful, as the principles of equitable jurisdiction became fixed during the 18th and 19th centuries
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, light foxing and browning, else quite crisp; the Taussig copy
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$ 1250.00

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