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book #79606
Jacob, Giles
Every Man His Own Lawyer: Or, A Summary of the Laws of England in a New and Instructive Method [under seven heads] . . . so plainly treated of, that all Manner of Persons may be particularly acquainted with our Laws and Statutes [etc.]
Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [for three others], London, 1736.
First edition of Jacob's popular vade-mecum (and the first English legal treatise with this title), devoted in part to estates, to marriage (grouped with "ideots [and] lunaticks"), to Magna Charta, to habeas corpus, and to the liberty of the subject
Contemporary calf, rubbed and neatly repaired, a trace of foxing, else quite clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
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$ 1500.00
Every Man Law Books, Magna Carta, habeas corpus, Lunatics, marriage, Real Property

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