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book #80077
Cowell, John
Institutiones Iuris Anglicani ad Methodum et Seriem Institutionum Imperialium Compositae & Digestae. Opus non Solum Iuris Anglicani romanique; in hoc regno studiosis, sed omnibus qui [politeian] scire cupiunt, utile & accommodatum. S.T.C. 5899
Ex Officina Johannis Legat, Cambridge, 1605.
First edition of "one of the truly rare books of English legal literature", a potential precursor to Bacon and Bentham's plans to reform and codify English law, this first edition predating Coke as the first English institutionalist legal treatise
Modern calf bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, inner gilt dentelles, ex Board of Trade Library, without the final blank; the Taussig copy
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$ 1750.00
civil law

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