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book #79525
Bacon, Francis
The Reading upon the Statute of Uses. Being his Double Reading to the Honourable Society of Gray's-Inn, 42 Eliz. To Which is Prefixed, The said Statute of 27 Hen. VIII c.10, An Act concerning Uses and Wills
Printed for E. Brooke, Bell Yard, Temple Bar, London, 1785.
A rare edition of the reading described as "one of the greatest . . . lectures at the Inns of Court", prompting Holdsworth to observe that Bacon "was a great teacher of law . . . the only teacher of law who can be compared with him is Maitland"
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, neatly gilt, light browning, else well preserved with ample margins; five copies in ESTC, one in North America
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$ 1250.00
trusts and estates, Inns of Court

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