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Author:
Cumming, Sir John
Title:
A Contribution Towards a Bibliography Dealing with Crime and Cognate Subjects. Third Edition
Publisher:
Patterson Smith, Montclair, 1970.
Description:
Facsimile reissue of the 1935 edition of a work first published in 1914, covering a fifty year period, arranged by subject with cross-indexes by author, geography and subject, emphasising England and the Commonwealth
Condition:
Gray buckram, the rear board a bit bumped, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90420
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
Author:
Pulton, Ferdinando
Title:
An Abstract of all the penall Statutes which be generall, in force and use: Wherein is conteined the effect of all those Statutes, which do threaten to the offenders thereof, the losse of life, member . . . or other punishment [etc.]. S.T.C. 9532; Beale S79
Publisher:
Printed by Thomas Wight [etc.], London, 1600.
Description:
Pulton's first work in a lifetime devoted to the editing of the English statutes and the first work to attempt to digest or abstract English criminal law, arranged alphabetically and in English; four copies in S.T.C. in this country, one imperfect
Condition:
Modern unlettered calf, the title darkened and a bit chipped (no text affected), some lightish staining, yet quite crisp and usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78382
Price:
$ 2000.00
Category:
criminal law, Acts
 
Author:
Title:
Criminology -- A Bibliography. Research and Theory in the United States, 1945-1972
Publisher:
Center for Studies in Criminology and Criminal Law, Philadelphia, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, faded and a bit soiled, with a few ink markings; 159 pages
Book No.:
W-90421
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
Author:
Title:
Report from the Select Committee on The Criminal Law of England [with] Further Report from the Select Committee on The Criminal Law of England. Folio
Publisher:
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be Printed, London, 1824.
Description:
The first major Parliamentary effort to reform the criminal law based on the ambitious efforts of Anthony Hammond, his proposal to reform the law of forgery here "form[ing] the draft code . . . appended to the radical 1824 [Parliamentary] report"
Condition:
Modern blue card covers, a very good, tall, clean copy; 288+59 pages; uncommon, six copies of the first report and five of the second in OCLC
Book No.:
W-77729
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
criminal law, Forgery, legal reform
 
Author:
Title:
Selected Documentation on Criminology
Publisher:
UNESCO, Paris, 1961.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, rather worn, but still sound; 114 pages
Book No.:
W-90424
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Crime in New Zealand
Publisher:
R.E. Owen, Government Printer, Wellington, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
A sound copy in a badly rubbed dustjacket
Book No.:
W-90428
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
NEW ZEALAND, criminal law
 
Author:
Pepinsky, Harold E. (ed.)
Title:
Rethinking Criminology
Publisher:
Sage Publications, Beverly Hills, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 160 pages
Book No.:
W-90429
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Dugdale, William
Title:
Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Innes of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Second edition
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Rober, John Martin [etc.], London, 1671.
Description:
The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court) still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the six plates
Condition:
Contemporary calf, worn, joints cracked, else a sound copy
Book No.:
W-63682
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Inns of Court, criminal law, biography
 
Author:
Cumming, Sir John
Title:
A Contribution Towards a Bibliography Dealing with Crime and Cognate Subjects. Third Edition
Publisher:
Receiver for the Metropolitan Police District, New Scotland Yard, London, 1935.
Description:
The third edition of a work first published in 1914, covering a fifty year period, arranged by subject with cross-indexes by author, geography and subject, emphasising England and the Commonwealth
Condition:
Original limp wraps, interleaved, showing wear; a usable copy
Book No.:
W-20498
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
 
Author:
Yamarellos, E. and G. Kellens
Title:
Le Crime et la Criminologie. Volume 1, De "Adultere a "Jeux de Hasard" [and] Volume 2, De "Kidnapping" a "Vol"
Publisher:
Marabout Universite, Verviers, 1970.
Description:
A general encyclopedia of criminological terminology, in French
Condition:
Wraps, the back cover of Volume 1 chipped, but a usable set
Book No.:
W-90432
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Clark, William L.
Title:
Hand-Book of Criminal Law. Second Edition by Francis B. Tiffany
Publisher:
West Publishing Co., St. Paul, 1907.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, very rubbed; a usable copy only
Book No.:
W-41774
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Galliher, John F. and James L. McCartney
Title:
Criminology, Power, Crime, and Criminal Law
Publisher:
Dorsey Press, Homewood, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Yellow cloth, a bit soiled, but sound
Book No.:
W-90459
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
Author:
Title:
The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of . . . John Stockdale; for a Libel on the House of Commons . . . To Which is Subjoined, An Argument in Support of the Rights of Juries [bound with] Four Letters on the Subject of Mr. Stockdale's Trial [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for John Stockdale, Opposste [sic] Burlington-House [etc], London, 1790.
Description:
Conceivably Erskine's most important argument in defense of freedom of the press, leading up to the enactment of Fox's Libel Act; with Erskine's equally famed argument in the Dean of St. Asaph case, arguing for jury determination of libel, appended
Condition:
Later 3/4 blue calf, somewhat rubbed, but a good, crisp copy
Book No.:
W-61310
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
Author:
Title:
Statutes made in the Parliamente . . . in the first yere of . . . Edward VI [with the statutes of 2 and 3 Edw VI, 3 and 4 Edw VI, 5 and 6 Edw VI, and 7 Edw VI]. Five Volumes. S.T.C. 9421, 9423, 9429.7, 9437.5, and 9440.2. Folio
Publisher:
[1, 2, and 3] Richard Grafton; [4 and 5] Richard Tottel, London, 1547-70.
Description:
A collection of all the legislation of Edward VI's five parliaments, spanning his entire reign from 1547 to 1553, including that abolishing witchcraft, producing the Anglican Church's first prayer book, and increasing protection to accused traitors
Condition:
Modern 1/4 and 3/4 differently colored calf and morocco, occasional staining and repairs, else quite clean with ample margins; the Taussig copies
Book No.:
W-78702
Price:
$ 5000.00
Category:
Acts, Parliament, witchcraft, criminal law, Ecclesiastical Law
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Frederick Calvert, Esq; Baron of Baltimore, in the Kingdom of Ireland, for A Rape on the Body of Sarah Woodcock; and of Eliz. Griffinburg, and Ann Harvey . . . As Accessaries before the Fact, For procuring, aiding and abetting him [etc.]. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for William Owen, in Fleet-Street [etc.], London, 1768.
Description:
The principal account (by Joseph Gurney) of the trial for rape of the enormously wealthy Frederick Calvert, sixth (and last) Lord Baltimore, inexplicably acquitted of the abduction and forcible detention of Sarah Woodcock in his family home "harem"
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf, the title detaching and marked and it and the last leaf repaired (no text affected), else a very good, tall, untrimmed copy
Book No.:
W-77764
Price:
$ 375.00
Category:
Maryland, women's law, criminal law
Author:
Staundforde, Guilliaulme
Title:
Les Plees del Coron, diuisees in plusors titles & comon lieux. Per queux home plus redement & plenairement trouera quelque chose quil quira, touchaunt les dits Plees [etc.]. S.T.C. 23222; Beale T489
Publisher:
Imprinted . . . within temple Barre . . . By Richard Tottel, London, 1574.
Description:
The penultimate 16th century edition (of five) of the first treatise on English criminal law, culminating a century-long movement centered in the Inns of Court, a work which, in Dr. Baker's words, "may well have become an assize judge's vade mecum"
Condition:
Sevententh century unlettered sheep, rubbed, slightly bowed, three faint circular stamps, yet a very good crisp clean copy
Book No.:
W-76025
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of . . . John Stockdale; for a Libel on the House of Commons . . . To Which is Subjoined, An Argument in Support of the Rights of Juries
Publisher:
Printed for John Stockdale, Opposste [sic] Burlington-House [etc], London, 1790.
Description:
Conceivably Erskine's most important argument in defense of freedom of the press, leading up to the enactment of Fox's Libel Act; with Erskine's equally famed argument in the Dean of St. Asaph case, arguing for jury determination of libel, appended
Condition:
Contemporary calf backed boards, joints splitting; sound
Book No.:
W-16938
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
 
Author:
Count-van Manen, Gloria
Title:
Crime and Suicide in the Nation's Capital, Toward Macro-Historical Perspectives
Publisher:
Praeger, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90468
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, District of Columbia
 
Author:
Kuhlman, Augustus Frederick (prep.)
Title:
A Guide to Material on Crime and Criminal Justice
Publisher:
H.W. Wilson Company, New York, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Tan buckram, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90469
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Rice, Robert
Title:
The Challenge of Crime
Publisher:
Public Affairs Committee, New York, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a sound copy; 28 pages
Book No.:
W-90470
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Voss, Harwin L. and David M. Petersen (eds.)
Title:
Ecology, Crime, and Delinquency
Publisher:
Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., New York, 1971.
Description:
Inscribed glumly on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance: "Gil -- No one is buying it but I hope you enjoy the book anyway. dave"
Condition:
Wraps; 328 pages
Book No.:
W-90471
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
 
Author:
Shapiro, Perry and Harold L. Votey
Title:
Econometric Analysis of Crime in Sweden
Publisher:
National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 55 pages
Book No.:
W-90473
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, SWEDEN, economics
 
Author:
Schafer, Stephen
Title:
Teorie in Criminologia
Publisher:
Bulzoni Editore, Roma, 1976.
Description:
Italian translation of author's "Theories in Criminology." Inscribed on the title page to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance: "To Gil with warmest compliments, Stephen. 7/7/76"
Condition:
Wraps; 355 pages
Book No.:
W-90474
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Krisberg, Barry
Title:
Crime and Privelege, Toward a New Criminology
Publisher:
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 179 pages
Book No.:
W-90475
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
 
Author:
Berman, Harold J. (ed.)
Title:
Soviet Criminal Law and Procedure, The RSFSR Codes
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-52513
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, SOVIET UNION
 
Author:
Tompkins, Dorothy Campbell (prep.)
Title:
Sources for the Study of the Administration of Criminal Justice
Publisher:
California State Board of Corrections, Sacramento, 1949.
Description:
Condition:
Cloth-backed stapled wraps, showing wear, but still a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90482
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
Author:
Cunningham, Timothy
Title:
The Law of Simony: Containing, All the Statutes, Cases at Large, Arguments, Resolutions, and Judgments concerning it [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by His Majesty's Law-Printers [etc.], London, 1784.
Description:
The only work on the English law of simony (the form of ecclesiastical corruption said to have been named after Simon Magus), "an intelligent summary" in Holdsworth's words, with much discussion of its criminal nature and its association with perjury
Condition:
Contemporary sprinkled polished calf, gilt, some sidenotes just shaved (the sense preserved), else a lovely bright fresh copy; with the half-title
Book No.:
W-74445
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Ecclesiastical Law, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Crime and Delinquency Research in Selected European Countries
Publisher:
National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, 1971.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, very lightly dampstained, but sound; 21 pages
Book No.:
W-90492
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Juvenile Law, EUROPE
 
Author:
Title:
Forensic Dentistry
Publisher:
Commonwealth of Virginia, Richmond, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Original stapled self wraps, somewhat faded, nine pages, single-space typescript; the December issue of the Medico-Legal Bulletin (No. 176)
Book No.:
W-77798
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
law of dentistry, criminal law
 
Author:
McDowell, Charles P., et al.
Title:
International Guide to Periodicals in Criminal Justice
Publisher:
North Carolina Justice Institute, Greensboro, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, a sound copy; 202 pages
Book No.:
W-90495
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Year Books, MEDIEVAL, 14TH CENTURY, criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Title:
Law Enforcement Assistance Administration Library Book Catalog, Author Catalog
Publisher:
United States Department of Justice, Washington, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, a bit discolored, but sound; 170 pages
Book No.:
W-90497
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Wills, Antoinette
Title:
Crime and Punishment in Revolutionary Paris
Publisher:
Greenwood Press, Westport, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-12683
Price:
$ 22.50
Category:
FRANCE, 18TH CENTURY, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Trials of George Robert Fitzgerald, Esq. . . . and Others; for the Murder of Pat. Ran. M'Donnell, and Charles Hipson . . . Also, The Trial of John Gallagher and Others, for an Assault on Geo. Rob. Fitzgerald [etc.]. Second Edition. O'Higgins 4.147.b&c
Publisher:
Printed by P. Byrne, 108, Grafton-Street, Dublin, 1786.
Description:
The final episode in the life of a county Mayo scion "noted for his gallantry, his recklessness, and his duels", who abducted his brother, was betrayed by his father, left for dead in a prison attack, and here tried for murder for which he was hanged
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rubbed, the joints cracking and tender but holding, else attractive; with the armorial bookplate of Viscount Bulkeley dated 1785
Book No.:
W-74469
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, IRELAND
Author:
Title:
The Tryal of Charles Lord Mohun, Before The House of Peers in Parliament, For the Murder of William Mountford . . . Together with The Questions in Points of Law, Put by Their Lordships to the Judges; with The Arguments of my Lord Mohun's Council [etc.]
Publisher:
Published by Command of the House of Peers [etc.], London, 1693.
Description:
The sole contemporary account of "the most outrageous of all Mohun's affrays", as he and a companion sought to "trepan" or carry off the actress, Anne Bracegirdle, leading to her defender's murder, Mohun's trial and, to much alarm, his acquittal
Condition:
Later 3/4 calf over marbled boards, rubbed, definite browning and a bit of minor marginal staining, else a good copy, with a portrait of Mohun tipped in
Book No.:
W-78763
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, House of Lords
Author:
Title:
The History Of the Most Remarkable Tryals in Great Britain and Ireland, in Capital Cases, viz, Heresy . . . Incest, Poisoning, Adultery, Rapes, Sodomy, Witchcraft, Pyracy . . . by the unusual Methods of Ordeal, Combat, and Attainder [etc.]. Two Volumes
Publisher:
Printed for A. Bell in Cornhill; J. Pemberton [etc.], London, 1715-16.
Description:
First edition of the first English work to collect both important trials of state and sensational criminal cases, with the emphasis upon the mode of proof; some three dozen trials in all, including those of Anne Boleyn, Lord Audley and Captain Kidd
Condition:
Modern cloth, gilt, light browning, else a very good set
Book No.:
W-77027
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Ordinary of Newgate's Account of the Behaviour, Confession, and Dying Words, of the Twelve Malefactors Who were executed at Tyburn . . . Being the Third Execution in the Mayoralty of the Right Honble John Blatchford . . . Number VI. For the said Year
Publisher:
Printed for, and sold by T. Parker [and] C. Corbett [etc.], London, 1750.
Description:
Part of a series which has recently been described as an "inestimable source of knowledge [and] dramatic truth . . . [n]othing like them has been published before or since", rich in biographical and descriptive material of London's criminal classes
Condition:
Original self stabbed wraps, untrimmed, quite worn, the last leaf loose, a fragile but usable survival, title plus pages 83-106; one copy in ESTC
Book No.:
W-77043
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Legal and Law Enforcement Periodicals: A Directory
Publisher:
Facts on File Publications, New York, 1981.
Description:
Represented as the first directory of its kind, impressive and extensive, arranged by subject; with over 3,000 entries, many succinctly annotated, and an exceptional index
Condition:
Paper; 238 pages
Book No.:
W-51924
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Puttkammer, Ernst W.
Title:
Administration of Criminal Law
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1953.
Description:
Called the "ideal manual" when it appeared, tracking criminal proceedings from arrest through appeal, and appearing on the eve of the great changes wrought by the Warren Court
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50202
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Hale, Matthew
Title:
Historia Placitorum Coronae. The History of the Pleas of the Crown . . . First American Edition. With Notes and References to Later Cases by W.A. Stokes and E. Ingersoll of the Philadelphia Bar. Two Volumes [complete]. Cohen 3704
Publisher:
Robert H. Small, 25 Minor Street, Philadelphia, 1847.
Description:
First American edition of the masterpiece of one of England's greatest judges and scholars of legal history, in Maitland's words "[n]o man of his age was better . . . equipped for the task [and] none had a wider or deeper knowledge of the materials"
Condition:
Later tan buckram, contrasting crimson and black labels, gilt, crinkling to some of the pages, else a very good set
Book No.:
W-78012
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
pleading, criminal law
Author:
Colquhoun, Patrick
Title:
A Treatise on the Police of the Metropolis; Containing a Detail of the Various Crimes and Misdemeanors By which Public and Private Property and Security are . . . injured and endangered: and Suggesting Remedies for Their Prevention. Sixth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by H. Baldwin and Son . . . for Joseph Mawman [etc.], London, 1800.
Description:
The penultimate, much enlarged edition of Colquhoun's pioneering treatise, "a major work of permanent value [and] the first in the English language . . . on the subject of police", leading to the establishment of London's professional police force
Condition:
Modern 1/4 mottled calf over marbled boards, light browning, else a very good copy; the variant first printing with the colophon at index end only
Book No.:
W-77078
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
criminal law, FRANCE, Police, London
 
Author:
Fielding, Henry
Title:
Murders. True Examples of the Interposition of Providence, in the Discovery and Punishment of Murder
Publisher:
Sold by S. Hazard . . . J. Marshall . . . R. White [etc.], Bath [and] London, 1795.
Description:
An uncommon selection from Fielding's highly popular tract, vigorously promoted by him and "aptly called [a part of] Fielding's 'war against robbery and murder'", originally written just after the enactment of the Murder Act of 1752
Condition:
Original self-wraps, the sewing loose, some browning, else well-preserved, 12 pages; with the image of a prison and hanged prisoner on the title
Book No.:
W-76420
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
criminal law, prisons
 
Author:
Rodriguez-Arango Diaz, Crisanto
Title:
El Fuero Civil y Criminal de los Clerigos en el Derecho Canonico
Publisher:
Consejo Superior De Investigaciones Cientificas, Rome, 1957.
Description:
Volume 7 in the series Cuadernos del Instituto Juridico Espanol
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps, a bit worn, but quite a good copy; 168 pages
Book No.:
W-55165
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
SPAIN, canon law, criminal law
Author:
Coke, Edward
Title:
A Little Treatise of Baile and Maineprize. Written by E.C. Knight, and now Published for a generall good. The Second Edition, Corected and enlarged. S.T.C. 5490. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed for William Cooke, and are to be sold at his shop [etc.], London, 1637.
Description:
One of only two separate printings of one of Coke's minor works, both printed soon after his death, "setting out clearly and succinctly the main principles of the law", in Holdsworth's words, for those seeking the release of an individual in custody
Condition:
Modern cloth, repairs to three leaves (no text affected), some browning and minor staining, else well-margined and quite usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78039
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
criminal law, Bail and Bail Bonds
Author:
Beccaria, Cesare]
Title:
An Essay on Crimes and Punishments, Translated from the Italian; With a Commentary, Attributed to M. de Voltaire, Translated from the French. A New Edition
Publisher:
Printed by Bell & Murray, for W. Gordon and W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1778.
Description:
First Edinburgh edition of the seminal modern work on the theory of penology, translated from the Italian into twenty-two languages, inspiring Bentham, Blackstone, Romilly, Adams and Jefferson, and undergirding the movement for penal reform
Condition:
Contemporary marbled boards, rebacked, title dusty; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-67617
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Howard, John
Title:
The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and Hospitals. The Third Edition
Publisher:
Printed by William Eyres; and sold by T. Cadell [etc.], Warrington, 1784.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, half title backed, ex-library?, repairs; usable
Book No.:
W-62392
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure
 
Author:
Bjerre, Andreas
Title:
The Psychology of Murder, A Study in Criminal Psychology
Publisher:
Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1927.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55177
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, law and psychology
Author:
Hale, Matthew
Title:
Historia Placitorum Coronae. The History of the Pleas of the Crown . . . A New Edition . . . Together with an Abridgement of the Statutes Concerning Felonies Which Have Been Enacted Since the First Publication . . . by George Wilson [etc.]. Two Volumes
Publisher:
Printed for T. Payne, P. Uriel, [et al], London, 1778.
Description:
First octavo edition of the masterpiece of one of England's greatest judges and scholars of legal history, in Maitland's words "[n]o man of his age was better . . . equipped for the task [and] none had a wider or deeper knowledge of the materials"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, worn, two boards detached, spines varnished, else a sound working set, with the armorial bookplates of James Burrow in both volumes
Book No.:
W-78040
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
criminal law, witchcraft, sheriffs, justices of peace, poor law
Author:
Jones, William
Title:
An Inquiry into the Legal Mode of Suppressing Riots. With a Constitutional Plan of Future Defence. Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed for C. Dilly, in The Poultry, London, 1782.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, a bit embrowned; attractive
Book No.:
W-15620
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
bailments, criminal law
Author:
Hale, Matthew
Title:
Historia Placitorum Coronae. The History of the Pleas of the Crown . . . A New Edition . . . Together with an Abridgement of the Statutes Concerning Felonies Which Have Been Enacted Since the First Publication . . . by George Wilson [etc.]. Two Volumes
Publisher:
Printed for T. Payne, P. Uriel, [et al], London, 1778.
Description:
First octavo edition of the masterpiece of one of England's greatest judges and scholars of legal history, in Maitland's words "[n]o man of his age was better . . . equipped for the task [and] none had a wider or deeper knowledge of the materials"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, crimson morocco labels, gilt, rubbed, spines darkined, joints cracking, one front board detaching; a clean working set
Book No.:
W-79004
Price:
$ 225.00
Category:
criminal law, witchcraft, sheriffs, justices of peace, poor law
 
Author:
Walker, Nigel
Title:
Punishment, Danger and Stigma, The Morality of Criminal Justice
Publisher:
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1980.
Description:
Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance
Condition:
Presentation copy, sound, in a faded dustjacket
Book No.:
W-90104
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Legal Ethics

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