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book #79742
Bird, William
A Treatise of the Nobilitie Of the Realme. Collected Out of the Body Of the Common Law, with mention of such Statutes as are incident hereunto, upon a debate of the Barony of Aburgavenny [etc.]. Wing B2956
Printed by A.N. for Mathew Walbanke and Richard Best [etc.], London, 1642.
First edition of a compact treatise on the English baronage and its continental antecedents, likely prompted by one famous medieval lawsuit; with three chapters on women, including 'ladyes in reputation' and the three sorts of 'honourable women'
Contemporary unlettered blind ruled sheep, the spine quite rubbed, occasional stray, marginal pencil marks, else quite clean; the Taussig copy
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$ 300.00
law of heraldry, women's law

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