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book #79427
Booth, A
Examen Legum Angliae: Or, the Laws of England Examined, By Scripture, Antiquity, and Reason. Wing B3738. Quarto
Printed by James Cottrel, London, 1656.
Only edition of Booth's sole work, a radical criticism of English law, contending that "Law . . . [is] an oppression of the people" and that law and equity should be merged, singling out particularly both Coke and Littleton as fundamentally in error
Modern calf, gilt lettered, very occasional lightish marginal staining, else quite crisp with ample margins and the errata leaf; the Taussig copy
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$ 1500.00
jurisprudence, Radicals, Magna Carta, equity

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