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The Infants Lawyer: Or, The Law (Both Ancient and Modern) Relating to Infants. Setting forth Their Priviledges . . . Also Treating of Infant-Executors . . . Likewise, Of Devises by and to Infants, Apprentices . . . [and] Orphans [etc.]. Wing I163
Printed by the Assigns of R. and E. Atkyns [etc.], London, 1697.
First edition of the first work upon English children's law, carefully written, "deal[ing] with the subject comprehensively", in Holdsworth's words, and commencing with the law's treatment of infants while still in their mothers' wombs
Contemporary unlettered calf, a bit rubbed, the upper inch of the front joint chipped but sound, else very clean and fresh; the Taussig copy
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$ 2500.00

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