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Jacob, Giles
City-Liberties: or, the Rights and Privileges of Freemen. Being a Concise Abridgment of all the Laws, Charters, By-Laws, and Customs of London . . . Containing The Liberties and Advantages of the Citizens, their Wives, Widows, Orphans, and others [etc.]
Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1732.
Only edition of Jacob's extensive alphabetically-arranged treatment, examining 18th century London in all its richness, from its markets, to its bawdy-houses, its foodstuffs (bread and beer), and its juries and trials, among over a hundred subjects
Contemporary calf, rubbed, rebacked, quite bright and fresh, with ownership signatures of 1757 and 1823, lacking the advertisements; the Taussig copy
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$ 450.00
English constitutional law, London, juries, trials, Commercial Law, Sexuality

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