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Title:
The Charge of J[ustice] P[age] to the Grand Jury of M[iddlesex], on Saturday May 22, 1736
Publisher:
London, 1737.
Description:
An artful and well-deserved satire of Sir Francis Page, known as 'the hanging judge' by his contemporaries, singled out in universal disapproval by Pope both in the 'Dunciad' and his 'Imitations of Horace', by Henry Fielding, and by Dr. Johnson
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, attractive
Book No.:
W-55117
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
justices of peace, humor, Grand Jury Charges
 
Author:
Weisman, Peter, et al.
Title:
A Symposium, The Grand Jury. The American Criminal Law Review, Volume 10, Number 4
Publisher:
American Bar Association, Chicago, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a bit embrowned, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90173
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Grand Jury Charges
 
Author:
Pruitt, Paul M., David I. Durham, Sally E Hadden
Title:
Traveling the Beaten Trail: Charles Tait's Charges to Federal Grand Juries, 1822-1825
Publisher:
University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, 2013.
Description:
A fine scholarly edition of three grand jury charges delivered by Judge Tait, the Jeffersonian democrat who became Alabama's first federal judge, "offer[ing] exceptional examples of law and legal culture as it was developing on the Alabama frontier"
Condition:
Original printed illustrated wraps, as new, 120 pages; Occasional Publications of the Bounds Law Library Number Eight
Book No.:
W-77830
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
Alabama, Grand Jury Charges
Author:
Marriott, James
Title:
The Rights and Privileges of Both the Universities and of the University of Cambridge in Particular Defended, In a Charge to the Grand Jury [at Cambridge] Also An Argument in the Case of the Colleges of Christ and Emanuel
Publisher:
Printed by J. Archdeacon, Printer to the University [etc.], Cambridge, 1769.
Description:
Condition:
Original stitched self wraps, the title and last leaf quite dusty, disbound, else usable; 36 pages
Book No.:
W-74255
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
poor law, Grand Jury Charges
Author:
Partridge, Samuel
Title:
Seven Charges Given to Grand Juries, at the General Quarter Sessions of the Peace
Publisher:
Sold by Lackington, Allen, and Co., London, 1809.
Description:
A rare sammelband, bringing together seven grand jury charges, four on sedition and related matters and two on alehouses, the first dedicated to Edmund Burke, together with his response in acceptance; four copies in OCLC, one in this country
Condition:
Original ?self-wraps, disbound, light browning, else a usable copy, with the half-title and with two additional leaves between pages 17 and 19; 59 pages
Book No.:
W-76228
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
Grand Jury Charges, justices of peace
Author:
Evans, W.D.
Title:
A Charge to the Grand Jury, at the Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the County of Lancaster, Held by Adjournment at Preston, on the 16th Day of January, 1817
Publisher:
Printed by J. and J. Harrop, in the Market-Place, Manchester, 1817.
Description:
An uncommon part of the turmoil existing during the "year without a summer" of 1816, as crop failure coupled with Manchester textile industry unemployment caused great hardship, this charge given by Evans as Manchester's first stipendiary magistrate
Condition:
Modern printed boards, some browning, else a good usable copy; vi+21 pages
Book No.:
W-76668
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
Grand Jury Charges
Author:
Christian, Edward
Title:
A Vindication of the Criminal Law, and the Administration of Public Justice in England, from the Imputation of Cruelty: In a Charge Delivered to the Grand Jury at the Assizes Held at Ely
Publisher:
Printed by Richard Watts . . . For Clarke and Sons [etc.], London, 1819.
Description:
Christian's charge given as Chief Justice of Ely as the movement to abolish the death penalty gained force, contending that as a practical matter juries and judges, and alternate punishments, greatly mitigated the imposition of capital punishment
Condition:
Modern marbled wraps, the title and verso of the last leaf dusty and marked, a bit strained, a usable copy; 77 pages
Book No.:
W-76672
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
criminal law, capital punishment, juries, Grand Jury Charges
Author:
Rush, Jacob
Title:
Charges, and Extracts of Charges, on Moral and Religious Subjects, Delivered at Sundry Times, by the Honourable Jacob Rush, President of the Third District of the Court of Common Pleas and Quarter Sessions . . . of Pennsylvania. Cohen 9680
Publisher:
Printed and Sold by John G. Stanly, Lenox, 1829.
Description:
The rare last edition of nine grand jury charges delivered by Rush, the noted Philadelphia lawyer and judge (and brother of Benjamin Rush), including one on oaths, another on gaming, and a last on duelling; three copies in OCLC, none in a law library
Condition:
Original sheep-backed marbled boards, quite worn but sound, some foxing, yet a crisp usable copy
Book No.:
W-75781
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
Grand Jury Charges
 
Author:
Thorpe
Title:
Sergeant Thorpe Judge of Assize for the Northern Circuit, His Charge, As it was delivered to the Grand Jury at Yorke Assizes the twentieth of March, 1648
Publisher:
London, 1649.
Description:
Lower margin trimmed with some loss of text
Condition:
?Original self wraps, disbound, the title and last leaf quite darkened, light browning elsewhere, yet a crisp working copy; 30 pages
Book No.:
W-79188
Price:
$ 175.00
Category:
Grand Jury Charges

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