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Author:
Bacon, Francis
Title:
The Elements of the Common Lawes of England, Branched into a double Tract: The One Containing a Collection of some principall Rules and Maximes of the Common Law [and] The Other The Use of the Common Law [etc.]. S.T.C. 1134; Gibson 193. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by the Assignes of Iohn Moore Esq., London, 1630.
Description:
First edition of Bacon's most famous legal work, and the first collection in English of the maxims of English law, part of Bacon's larger scheme to systematize and reform the law, and part of a much more extensive collection of his maxims now lost
Condition:
Contemporary vellum, rubbed, the spine snagged, some browning, one blank defective, else well preserved with exceedingly ample margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78946
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
maxims, jurisprudence
Author:
Title:
The Pleadings, Arguments, and Other Proceedings In the Court of Kings-Bench upon the Quo Warranto, Touching the Charter of the City of London; With the Judgement entred thereupon [etc.]. Wing P2528. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for T.D. and B.T. and are to be sold [by three others], London, 1696.
Description:
The arguments in one of the most famous cases in English law, the "shattering judgment" (in John Baker's words) seizing London's corporate liberty into royal hands, reversed by act of parliament under William III as part of the Glorious Revolution
Condition:
Modern 1/4 green morocco over green boards, some browning else quite sound with occasional notations and the leaf before the title; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79975
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
London, English constitutional law
Author:
Fortescue, John
Title:
De Laudibus Legum Angliae . . . Translated Into English (With the Original Latin), Illustrated with the Notes of Mr. Selden, and Great Variety of Remarks, Relative to the Antiquities, History, and Laws of England [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for T. Evans, Near York Buildings, Strand, London, 1775.
Description:
A work placed "among the classics of English constitutional theory" and the first work to elucidate the nature of the Inns of Court and that of trial by jury; with a new English translation by Francis Gregor, who adds an extensive preface
Condition:
Contemporary polished calf, crimson morocco label double gilt ruled and lettered, red edges, especially clean and well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79980
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
Inns of Court, juries, English constitutional law
Author:
Title:
The Arguments upon the Writ of Habeas Corpus, In the Court of Kings Bench. Wherein, Are learnedly discussed, not onely the severall Branches of the said Writ, but also many Authorities as well of the Common as Statute Law [etc.]. Wing A3649. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by M.F. for W. Lee, M. Walbancke, D. Pakeman [etc.], London, 1649.
Description:
The arguments in one of the leading cases in the history of habeas corpus, leading directly to the Petition of Right and its famous clause that "[n]o freeman was to be imprisoned or detained", closely circumscribing the King's power to impair liberty
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, gilt lettered, light browning, margins cut close (text unaffected), else well preserved with the first blank; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79981
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
habeas corpus, English constitutional law
Author:
Spelman, Henry
Title:
Reliquiae Spelmannianae. The Posthumous Works of Sir Henry Spelman Kt. Relating to the Laws and Antiquities of England. Published from the Original Manuscripts. With the Life of the Author [etc.]. Wing S4930. Folio
Publisher:
Printed at the Theater for Awnsham and John Churchill [etc.], Oxford, 1698.
Description:
First edition of Spelman's many works on the laws and antiquities of England, confirming Maitland's high opinion of his scholarship, who grouped him with Selden ("in Selden and Spelman England produced two explorers of whom she might well be proud")
Condition:
Contemporary blind panelled sprinkled calf, the front joint just cracking but quite firm, with the frontispiece and folding tables; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79970
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
MEDIEVAL, English Law
Author:
Wiseman, Robert
Title:
The Law of Laws: Or, The Excellency of the Civil Law, Above all other Humane Laws Whatsoever. Shewing of how great use and necessity the Civil Law is to this Nation. Wing W3113. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by J.G. for Royston, at the Angel in Ivy-Lane, London, 1656.
Description:
First edition of the sole legal work of Wiseman, the civil lawyer and reformer, "the lone advocate of replacing the common law with the civil law", including the abolition of legal precedent and of primogeniture, while preserving the use of torture
Condition:
Contemporary blind ruled sheep, somewhat rubbed, crimson morocco label, quite clean and crisp, the title printed in red and black; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79982
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
civil law, legal reform, Real Property, English Law
Author:
Fortescue, John
Title:
De Laudibus Legum Angliae . . . Hereto are Added the two Sums of Sir Ralph de Hengham . . . commonly call'd Hengham Magna, & Hengham Parva. With Notes both on Fortescue and Hengham, by that Famous and Learned Antiquarie John Selden. Wing F1613
Publisher:
Printed by John Streater, Eliz. Flesher and H. Twyford [etc.], London, 1672.
Description:
A work which has been placed "among the classics of English constitutional theory", written in the late 15th century, this edition bearing Selden's notes; with the Latin text and English translation and much on the Inns of Court and on trial by jury
Condition:
Contemporary calf, the boards gilt ruled, neatly rebacked, crimson morocco label gilt ruled and lettered, quite clean and fresh; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79976
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
jurisprudence, 15TH CENTURY, Inns of Court, juries
Author:
Title:
Complete Juryman: Or, a Compendium of the Laws relating to Jurors: viz. Of Grand Juries, Of Petit Juries . . . the Constable's Duty in preparing Lists of Persons qualified to serve . . . Various Methods of Trial . . . Evidence, Witnesses, Verdicts [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by John Murphy in Skinner Row, Dublin, 1774.
Description:
The rare, first Dublin edition of an early work on the English jury, well-written and thoroughly documented, its anonymous author clearly persuaded of the jury's great value to English justice, yet discussing it objectively; three copies in ESTC
Condition:
Contemporary speckled calf, somewhat marked, the title with a small hole just affecting the imprint, else quite and well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79968
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
juries
Author:
Frankfurter, Felix and Nathan Greene
Title:
The Labor Injunction
Publisher:
The Macmillan Company, New York, 1930.
Description:
The copy presented by Frankfurter to James M. Landis, who with Frankfurter having co-authored 'The Business of the Supreme Court'; from the estate of Landis's daughter, Ellen Landis Mckee, with occasional substantive notations in ?Landis's hand
Condition:
Original cloth, rubbed, the spine dull, else quite sound, presentation copy--"JML [James M Landis] / from / FF" in dark ink on the front free endpaper
Book No.:
W-79972
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
labor law, Manuscripts, Supreme Court
Author:
Title:
To Mr. Justice Holmes on His Ninetieth Birthday
Publisher:
Harvard Law Review, Cambridge, 1931.
Description:
The issue of the Review commemorating Justice Holmes' 90th birthday, with contributions by Benjamin Cardozo, Felix Frankfurter, Frederick Pollock, Roscoe Pound, Charles Evans Hughes, Lord Sankey, and Theodore F.T. Pluckett, inter alia
Condition:
Original printed sewn wraps, somewhat worn, stained and chipped, former owner's name on the front wrap, a sound usable copy; the March 1931 issue
Book No.:
W-79974
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
Supreme Court
Author:
Title:
Tenants Law: Or, the Laws of Landlords, Tenants, and Farmers [on eleven subjects]. Useful for all Landlords, Tenants, Farmers, Stewards, Agents, Solicitors and others, concerned in the buying, selling, or letting Estates. The Sixteenth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by His Majesty's Law Printers: For T. Waller [etc.], London, 1768.
Description:
The penultimate eighteenth century edition of the most popular early work on the subject, much expanded from its 17th century predecessors, reflecting England's unique position among European countries with its great amount of cultivated, leased land
Condition:
Contemporary calf blind decorated and ruled, crimson morocco label gilt ruled and lettered, especially clean and well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79969
Price:
$ 275.00
Category:
landlord and tenant, agriculture, Real Property
Author:
Title:
The Supreme Court of the United States, Its Beginnings & Its Justices 1790-1991. Preface by William H. Rehnquist. Foreword by Warren E. Burger
Publisher:
Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution, Washington, 1992.
Description:
Presentation copy from one Chief Justice to the descendant of another -- "For Ian Marshall Cooper / Great, great, great great / Grandson of the / Great Chief justice / John Marshall / With best wishes / for the years ahead / Warren E Burger"
Condition:
Original printed oversized illustrated boards, well preserved and lavishly produced
Book No.:
W-79978
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
Supreme Court, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
Author:
Title:
Omnia Comesta a Bello. Or, An Answer Out of the West to a Question Out of the North . . . in which the Trading Talent of the Nation hath been lyed up . . . for want of which, all Persons in England . . . have languished of a deep Consumption. Wing O290A
Publisher:
Printed in the Year, 1667, London, 1667.
Description:
A no-holds-barred critique of monies concentrated in and devoted to the Church of England, quoting Francis Bacon "that the Treasure and Moneys in a State be not gathered into a few hands, for otherwise a State may have a great Stock and yet starve"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, definite browning, margins cut close (no loss) and a bit chipped, else quite usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79963
Price:
$ 375.00
Category:
Radicals, English Law, Religion
Author:
Bridgman, John
Title:
Reports of That Grave and Learned Judge, Sir John Bridgman, Knight; Serjeant at Law, Sometime Chief Justice of Chester. To which are added Two Exact Tables, the one of the Cases, and the other of the Principal Matters therein contained. Wing B4487. Folio
Publisher:
Printed By Tho. Roycroft for H. Twyford [and two others], London, 1659.
Description:
Sole edition of Bridgman's only work, translated into English from Bridgman's manuscript in Law French, devoted to the later years of the reign of James I, with an emphasis on Bridgman's own arguments in court before he was created Serjeant in 1623
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, a bit rubbed and marked and the boards very slight bowed, else exceptionally clean with excellent margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79961
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
reports of cases
Author:
Dingley, Somerville
Title:
The Parish Officer's Companion; or, a New and Complete Library of Parish Law: Containing the whole Duty of Churchwardens, Overseers, Constables, Headboroughs, Tithingmen, Surveyors of the Highways, and other Subordinate Officers [etc.]. ESTC N12401
Publisher:
Printed for the Author; And Sold by G. Lister . . . Old Bailey, London, 1786.
Description:
The rare only edition of Dingley's sole independent work, complementing the appendix which he prepared for Burn's Justice, designed partly "to be a Check upon those Parish Officers who are too assuming, and over-act their Part"; three copies in ESTC
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, clean and usable, with a contemporary note on the front pastedown confirming this copy's return in 1796; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79967
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
justices of peace, church, poor law, law of highways, criminal law
Author:
Hutton, Richard
Title:
The Reports Of . . . Sir Richard Hutton Knight; Sometimes one of the Judges of the Common Pleas. Containing many Choice Cases, Judgments, and Resolutions, in Points of Law, In the severall Raignes of King James and King Charles [etc.]. Wing H3843. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by T.R. for Henry Twyford, and Thomas Dring [etc.], London, 1656.
Description:
First edition of the reports of Hutton (the righteous judge famous for his opinion in the Shipmoney case), including inter alia the trial and execution of Sir Walter Raleigh, all translated into English from Hutton's manuscript in Law French
Condition:
Contemporary unlettered calf, a good clean copy with the ownership signature of William Cortyon and ?his manuscript notes throughout; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79966
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
reports of cases
Author:
Pound, Roscoe
Title:
The Judicial Office in America, Address of Honorable Roscoe Pound, Dean of the Law School of Harvard University, Before the Virginia State Bar Association at Hot Springs, Virginia July 31 1929. Setaro 167
Publisher:
Richmond Press, Richmond, 1929.
Description:
The rare address originally delivered by Dean Pound before the Bigelow Association of Masters of Law at its November 14, 1928 meeting held in the rooms of the Bar Association of the City of Boston, and here delivered the summer following
Condition:
Original printed brown stapled wraps, a very good copy, 16 pages; three copies in OCLC
Book No.:
W-79977
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
courts, Virginia
Author:
Erskine, Thomas
Title:
Reflections on Gaming, Annuities, and Usurious Contracts. The Second Edition. ESTC T1507
Publisher:
Printed for T. Davies . . . J. Bew . . . and T. Walter [etc.], London, 1777.
Description:
Erskine's first work, contending that the three subjects he treats are interrelated, are morally tainted, and should be closely regulated, proposing that reform legislation be enacted which would retroactively void or limit occurrences of all three
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, with Francis Maseres's ownership signature and his extensive notes and corrections throughout; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79897
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
Gambling, law of usury, contracts, insurance law
 
Author:
Martin, Benjamin F.
Title:
Crime and Criminal Justice Under the Third Republic, The Shame of Marianne
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-57099
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, 19TH CENTURY, FRANCE
Author:
Wingate, Edmund
Title:
The Bodie of the Common-Law of England . . . Whereunto is also annexed certain Tables containing a Summary of the whole Law, for the help and delight of such Students as affect Method [bound with] A Summary of the Common-Law of England [etc.]. Wing 3008A
Publisher:
[1] Printed for H. Twyford [etc.] [2] Printed anno salutis [etc.], London, 1662.
Description:
Wingate's ambitious attempt to examine the fundamental principles of English law generally and philosophically, largely dependent on Finch and serving as a bridge to Blackstone, with the 'Summary' setting forth the law in 47 analytical tables
Condition:
Contemporary double blind ruled unlettered calf, rubbed, the back board frayed, else quite clean and crisp in original state; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79960
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
English Law, jurisprudence
Author:
Blackstone, William
Title:
Commentaries on the Laws of England. Four Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2016.
Description:
The edition which will now become the standard scholarly edition, tracing the changes made by Blackstone in the eight editions which appeared during his lifetime (between 1765 and 1778) and the ninth on which he was working at his death in 1780
Condition:
Original cloth, as new in the dustjackets, still wrapped in the publisher's clear plastic
Book No.:
W-78843
Price:
$ 195.00
Category:
Author:
Winch, Humphrey
Title:
Reports of That Reverend and Learned Judge, Sir Humphry Winch Knight; Sometimes one of the Judges of the Court of Common pleas. Containing many Choice Cases, and excellent matters touching Declarations, Pleadings . . . in points of Law [&c.]. Wing W2964
Publisher:
Printed for W. Lee, D. Pakeman, and G. Bedell [etc.], London, 1657.
Description:
Sole edition of the reports partly attributed to Winch, commended by Bacon for his "quickness, industry, and despatch", in English, translated from the unpublished original in Law French, reporting cases from 1621 to 1625, the year of Winch's death
Condition:
Contemporary unlettered sheep, quite rubbed, the spine a bit chipped, ?later printed paper label, else very clean and bright; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79939
Price:
$ 500.00
Category:
reports of cases
Author:
Title:
His Majesties Gracious Speech To both Houses of Parliament, On Wednesday, February the 18th 1662 [1663]. Being the first day of their meeting after their Prorogation. Wing C3048; ESTC R5549. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker [etc.], London, 1663.
Description:
The speech made by Charles II at the opening of the fourth session of the Cavalier Parliament, his "great effort . . . to relieve peaceful nonconformists and Catholics", to fail utterly , religious toleration not achieved, even in part, until 1688
Condition:
?Original printed self wraps, disbound, reinforced at the margin, some browning, but sound, title + pages 3-6 + colophon leaf; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79951
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
Religion
Author:
Selden, John
Title:
Table-Talk: Being the Discourses of John Selden, Esq; or His Sense of various Matters of Weight and high Consequence; Relating especially to Religion and State. The Second Edition. Wing S2438. Octavo
Publisher:
Printed for Jacob Tonson, at the Judge's-Head [etc.], London, 1696.
Description:
Second edition of Selden's most popular work, whose notes according to Sir Frederick Pollock "may still be read with profit" and whose title suggests "the classic Moots of the English Bar, in which the 'table' always played a great part"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, with the armorial bookplates of John Peyto Verney and Robert John Verney, Lords Willoughby de Broke; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79945
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
Law and Literature
Author:
Philipot, John
Title:
The Catalogue of the Chancellors of England, The Lord Keepers of the Great Seale; and the Lord Treasurers of England. With a Collection of divers that have been Masters of the Rolles. S.T.C. 19846. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed at London by Tho. Cotes [etc.], London, 1636.
Description:
Only edition of the first effort exclusively devoted to recording England's Lord Chancellors and related officials, anticipating Dugdale and Cooke, and beginning with the Lord Chancellor serving under King Ethelbald in the early eighth century
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over paper boards, the title a bit spotted, else very clean, with the coat of arms on A4v but not that on N1r; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79943
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, equity
Author:
Ravenscroft, Edward
Title:
The English Lawyer; A Comedy: Acted at the Royal Theatre. Wing R2211 [erroneously attributing the play to George Ruggles, from whom Ravenscroft freely adapted this play]. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by J.M. for James Vade . . . in Fleet street, London, 1678.
Description:
First edition of the damning satire of lawyers written by Ravenscroft, a Notable Middle Templar who "had few if any superiors among his contemporaries in farce", featuring the lawyer, Ignoramus, and his two clerks, Dulman and Pecus, inter alia
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, some browning and foxing, mainly lightish, else quite crisp and with the last blank; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79948
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
Law and Literature, humor
Author:
Bacon, Francis
Title:
The Elements of the Common Lawes of England, Branched into a double Tract: The One Containing a Collection of some principall Rules and Maximes of the Common Law [and] The Other The Use of the Common Law [etc.]. S.T.C. 1136; Gibson 195. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by [R. Young for] the Assignes of Iohn More Esquire, London, 1639.
Description:
Bacon's most famous legal work, and the first collection in English of the maxims of English law, part of Bacon's larger scheme to systematize and reform the law, and part of a much more extensive collection of his maxims never published and now lost
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, somewhat rubbed and marked, the top of the spine just chipped, else very clean and crisp, with the final blank; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79898
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
maxims, jurisprudence, English Law
Author:
Molloy, Charles
Title:
De Jure Maritimo et Navali: or, a Treatise of Affairs Maritime an d of Commerce. In Three Books. The Eighth Edition, with many valuable Additions. ESTC T96880
Publisher:
Printed for John Walthoe, over against the Royal Exchange [etc.], London, 1744.
Description:
The most popular of all the early works on maritime law, published for over a century, written by Molloy, a member of both Lincoln's Inn and Gray's Inn, and "the first important English common lawyer to write a book about the law merchant"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite worn, browning, once the copy of Theodore Frelinghuysen, New Jersey Senator and NYU Chancellor, with his ownership signature
Book No.:
W-79959
Price:
$ 275.00
Category:
maritime law, Commercial Law
Author:
Ley, James
Title:
Reports of Divers Resolutions in Law, Arising upon Cases in the Court of Wards, And other Courts at Westminster, in the Reigns of the late Kings, King James and King Charles [with] A Learned Treatise Concerning Wards & Liveries [etc.]. Wing M688. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Roycroft for H. Twyford, Tho. Dring [etc.], London, 1659.
Description:
The well-regarded and only contemporaneously printed reports and treatise devoted exclusively to the Court of Wards and Liveries in which, in Dr. Baker's words, "the best lawyers of the day were involved" in difficult questions of property law
Condition:
Contemporary blind ruled unlettered sheep, rubbed, the spine ends just chipped, very light browning, else quite well preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79942
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
reports of cases, Lunatics, infants, insanity, reports of cases, reports of cases, reports of cases
Author:
Title:
Judgment and Decree of the University of Oxford Past in their Convocation . . . Against certain Pernicious Books and Damnable Doctrines Destructive to the Sacred Persons of Princes, their State and Government, and of all Humane Society [etc.]. Wing O891
Publisher:
Printed at the Theater, Oxford, 1683.
Description:
The English translation of the University's judgment and decree rendered after the Rye House Plot's discovery, "perhaps mark[ing] the climax of Toryism", affirming royal supremacy and condemning the writings of, among others, Milton and Hobbes
Condition:
?Original self wraps, disbound, washed and repaired, quite usable with ample margins, now preserved in a modern buckram folder, the Taussig copy; folio
Book No.:
W-79937
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
freedom of press, censorship, English constitutional law
Author:
Manwood, John
Title:
Manwood's Treatise of the Forest Laws: Shewing Not only the Laws now in Force, but the Original of Forests, what they are, and how they differ from Chases, Parks, and Warrens . . . collected out of the Common and Statute Laws of this Realm [&c]. 4th ed
Publisher:
Printed by E. Nutt Executrix of J. Nutt [etc.], London, 1717.
Description:
The first eighteenth century edition of the first treatise on the law of the King's forest, undertaken by William Nelson, now with its contents arranged alphabetically and adding an appendix containing the Forest Charter of Canute and other statutes
Condition:
Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked, some browning, moreso to the first and last leaves, else quite clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79944
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
natural law
Author:
Zouch, Richard
Title:
The Jurisdiction of the Admiralty of England Asserted, Against Sr. Edward Coke's Articuli Admiralitatis, in XXII Chapter of his Jurisdiction of Courts. Wing Z22
Publisher:
Printed for Francis Tyton, and Thomas Dring [etc.], London, 1663.
Description:
The reply made by England's chief civilian ably responding to Coke's attack upon the admiralty court's jurisdiction in his 'Institutes', one of many works by Zouche leading Holdsworth to call him as "the earliest English writer on Jurisprudence"
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, neatly rebacked, the boards slightly bowed, very light browning, else very clean with ample margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79929
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
admiralty
Author:
Gilbert, Geoffrey
Title:
The Law of Distresses and Replevins, Delineated. Wherein the Whole Law under those Heads is considered; what Things may, or may not be distrained; and the regular Method to be pursued in suing out Replevins, &c. agreeable to the present Practice [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for J. Worrall [etc.], London, 1757.
Description:
One of Gilbert's many able treatises praised by Holdsworth as among the best of eighteenth-century treatise-writing, examining the legal remedies most closely associated with self-help and fraught with the prospect of force and social conflict
Condition:
Contemporary double blind ruled and decorated calf, neatly rebacked, very clean with ample margins and the two advertising leaves; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79936
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
Procedure
Author:
Pound, Roscoe
Title:
The American Attitude Toward the Trial Judge. Setaro 155
Publisher:
Dakota Law Review, Bismarck, 1927?.
Description:
The rare separate printing of Dean Pound's address delivered to the members of the South Dakota Bar Association at Huron, September 9, 1927, also published in the Report of the twenty-eighth meeting of the South Dakota Bar Association
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, well preserved, 14 pages, reprinted from the North Dakota University Law School's Law Review; three copies in OCLC
Book No.:
W-79955
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
trials, biography
Author:
Title:
Foure Statutes, Specially selected and commanded by his Maiestie to be carefully put in execution by all Iustices and other Officers of the Peace . . . Together with a Proclamation, a Decree of Starre-chamber, and certaine Orders [etc.]. S.T.C. 9341
Publisher:
Imprinted at London by Robert Barker, London, 1609.
Description:
First edition of over a dozen acts, orders, and other official acts, as James I confirmed Elizabethan legislation on the poor, soldiers, vagabonds, the plague, new buildings in London, and related Star Chamber proceedings involving Coke and Ellesmere
Condition:
Modern calf, gilt, some browning, else quite crisp, printed in black letter, with the first Signature A blank before the title; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79926
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
justices of peace, Acts, poor law, London, Star Chamber

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