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Author:
Swinburne, Henry
Title:
A Briefe Treatise of Testaments and Last Wils . . . Compiled of such Lawes Ecclesiasticall and Civill, as be not repugnant to the Lawes, Customes, or Statutes of this Realme, nor derogatorie to the Prerogative Royall [etc.]. S.T.C. 23551
Publisher:
Printed by I.L. for the Company of Stationers, London, 1640.
Description:
The first work on the English law of wills, and more broadly the first work written by an Englishman on English canon law, praised by J.H. Baker as "a model of clarity and scientific technique" and by David Yale as "a full and accomplished treatise"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over boards, a small chip to the bottom edge of the title, occasional very light foxing, else quite crisp and clean; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79495
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
Wills

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