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book #79837
Parkes, Joseph
A History of the Court of Chancery; With Practical Remarks on the Recent Commission, Report, and Evidence, and on the Means of Improving the Administration of Justice in the English Courts of Equity
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London, 1828.
Only edition of a major contribution to Chancery reform, in Holdsworth's words "the first detailed history of the court [and] a work of considerable merit", written by a Benthamite disciple called "one of the cleverest men [Lord Cobden] had ever met"
Contemporary calf, rubbed, label chipped, front joint beginning to crack but holding, with a folding errata and folding table not noted in OCLC
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$ 750.00
equity, legal reform

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