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Author:
Crompton, Richard
Title:
Star-Chamber Cases. Shewing What Causes Properly Belong to the Cognizance of that Court. Collected for the most part out of Mr. Crompton his Booke, Entituled The Jurisdiction of divers Courts. Wing C7030. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by I.O. for John Grove [etc.], London, 1641.
Description:
Second edition of the first work devoted exclusively to the Star Chamber, whose procedures (including torture) "ha[ve] subsequently . . . [made it] a synonym for a tribunal of arbitrary tyranny", here published in the year of the Court's abolition
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, lightly faded, some light browning, the top margin cut a bit close, else quite crisp; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79800
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
Star Chamber, reports of cases
Author:
Crompton, Richard
Title:
L'avthoritie et Ivrisdiction des Courts de la Maiestie de la Roygne: Nouelment collect & compose, per R. Crompton del milieu Temple Esquire. Apprentice del Ley [etc.]. S.T.C. 6050; Beale T328
Publisher:
In aedibus Caroli Yetsweirti Armig. [etc.], London, 1594.
Description:
First edition of Crompton's chief work, and the first to be devoted exclusively to the Royal courts, beginning with Parliament (as a court), Star Chamber and King's Bench; with a number of circuit reports of criminal cases not printed elsewhere
Condition:
Early calf, rebacked, quite worn, browning, yet a good serviceable copy
Book No.:
W-73613
Price:
$ 2500.00
Category:
courts
Author:
Crompton, Richard
Title:
Star-Chamber Cases. Shewing What Causes Properly Belong to the Cognizance of that Court. Collected for the most part out of Mr. Crompton, his Booke, entituled The Iurisdiction of divers Courts. S.T.C. 6056. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed for Iohn Grove at Furniuals Inne Gate, London, 1630.
Description:
First edition of the first work devoted exclusively to the Star Chamber, whose procedures (including torture) "ha[ve] subsequently, though not wholly justly, [made it] a synonym for a tribunal of arbitrary tyranny" and led to its abolition in 1641
Condition:
Modern vellum, new endpapers, some browning, light staining to the title and following leaf, occasional early notations, quite usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79630
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
Star Chamber, reports of cases

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