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Title:
Statuta Collegii Divi Johannis Evangelistae
Publisher:
Privately printed, Cambridge], 1849.
Description:
The College statutes, made under Letters Patent the preceding year and superseding those of the prior three centuries; with the signature of John Rigg, a fellow, on the page following the title agreeing to the book's return
Condition:
Panelled calf, gilt, rubbed, yet quite a clean copy
Book No.:
W-56611
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
Acts, education
 
Author:
Cooper, Wm. John (comp.)
Title:
School Law of California
Publisher:
California State Printing Office, Sacramento, 1927.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, discolored but sound; 455 pages
Book No.:
W-31049
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, California
Author:
Bentham, Jeremy
Title:
Chrestomathia: Being a Collection of Papers, Explanatory of the Design of an Institution, Proposed to Be Set on Foot . . . for the Extension of the New System of Instruction to the Higher Branches of Learning [etc.] [Part I]. Chou C1(2)
Publisher:
Printed for Messrs. Payne and Foss . . . and R. Hunter [etc.], London, 1816.
Description:
First published edition of the first part of Bentham's sole work on education, ambitiously proposing extending suitable secondary education to the "middling classes" and ultimately influencing Bentham's ideas as embodied in his 'Constitutional Code'
Condition:
Modern cloth-backed boards, printed paper label, some browning and staining, moreso to the fore-margin, else a crisp copy; with the two folding tables
Book No.:
W-77051
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Leininger, Joseph E. and Bruce Gilchrist (eds.)
Title:
Computers, Society and Law, The Role of Legal Education
Publisher:
American Federation of Information Processing Societies, Montvale, 1973.
Description:
The proceedings of the conference of the American Federation of Information Societies, held in June, 1973
Condition:
Printed wraps, oversized; 264 pages
Book No.:
W-57060
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, computers & law
 
Author:
Cawthon, W.S. (comp.)
Title:
Compilation of the School Laws of the State of Florida, with the Regulations of the State Board of Education. Abbreviated Edition
Publisher:
State Board of Education, Tallahassee, 1934.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a good copy; 138 pages
Book No.:
W-31051
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, Florida
 
Author:
Bryson, W. Hamilton
Title:
Legal Education in Virginia 1779-1979, A Biographical Approach
Publisher:
University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-49970
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
education, Virginia
Author:
Title:
The Barrister: Or, Strictures on the Education Proper for the Bar
Publisher:
Printed for Messrs. E. Lynch, R. M'Allister, P. Wogan [etc.], Dublin, 1792.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite worn, joints cracked; usable
Book No.:
W-58866
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Musgrave, Richard A. and Peggy B.
Title:
Public Finance in Theory and Practice
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, bottom edge of spine damaged, else quite sound
Book No.:
W-30561
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
education, economics, taxation
 
Author:
Bristol, John, Lord Bishop of
Title:
A Sermon Preach'd before the Society Corresponding with the Incorporated Society in Dublin, for promoting English Protestant Working Schools in Ireland [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed and Sold by J. Oliver, London, 1752.
Description:
Condition:
Embrowned and disbound, tears to many leaves; a working copy only
Book No.:
W-51749
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
education, IRELAND, Religion
 
Author:
Leininger, Joseph E. and Bruce Gilchrist (eds.)
Title:
Computers, Society and Law, The Role of Legal Education
Publisher:
American Federation of Information Processing Societies, Montvale, 1973.
Description:
The proceedings of the conference of the American Federation of Information Societies, held in June, 1973
Condition:
Printed wraps, oversized; 264 pages
Book No.:
W-30551
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, computers & law
 
Author:
Title:
School Laws of State of Delaware
Publisher:
Star Publishing Co., Wilmington, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 123 pages plus index
Book No.:
W-31048
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, Delaware
Author:
Pound, Roscoe
Title:
The Prospects of the American University. Setaro 756
Publisher:
Indiana University Alumni Quarterly, Bloomington, 1925.
Description:
The rare separate printing of Dean Pound's commencement address delivered at Indiana University on June 9, 1925, here printed as Vol XLIII, No. 8 of the Indiana University News-Letter of August, 1925
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 20 pages, reprinted from the Indiana University Alumni Quarterly of July, 1925; three copies in OCLC
Book No.:
W-78426
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Gellhorn, Walter and Clark Byse
Title:
Problems for Use in Conjunction with Gellhorn and Byse Administrative Law
Publisher:
Foundation Press, Inc., Brooklyn, 1960.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 186 pages
Book No.:
W-30531
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
education, administrative law
Author:
Dunlap, M.E.
Title:
Abridgment of Elementary Law [etc.]
Publisher:
F.H. Thomas Law Book Co., St. Louis, 1892.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, spine defective, a working copy; pocket-size
Book No.:
W-55876
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
Abridgements, education
Author:
Fernandez, Angela and Markus D. Dubber (eds.)
Title:
Law Books in Action, Essays on the Anglo-American Legal Treatise
Publisher:
Hart Publishing, Portland, 2012.
Description:
Eleven essays, including two on Blackstone (the second also including Kent's Commentaries), another on Story, and a fourth on Tapping Reeve, with several others on contract law, criminal law, law and literature, and libel treatises, inter alia
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-79859
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Kibwana, Kivutha
Title:
Enhancing Co-operation among African Law Schools: Comparative Law Studies within the African Context
Publisher:
Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled green wraps, a very good copy, 7 pages; the Centre's Occasional Paper No. 4
Book No.:
W-75677
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
AFRICA, education, Comparative Law
Author:
Holbourne [Holborne], Robert
Title:
The Reading in Lincolnes-Inne, Feb 28 1641. Vpon the Stat. of 25 E3 cap 2. Being the Statute of Treasons. Wing H2374
Publisher:
Printed by Leonard Lichfield, Printer to the Vniversity [etc.], Oxford, 1642.
Description:
First edition of the sole printed Inns of Court reading on the fundamental statute pursuant to which, in Maitland's words, "this crime [treason] was defined [and which] [f]rom 1352 to the present day . . . has formed the basis of the law of treason"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, somewhat browned and the outer margins folded over preserving the sidenotes, usable; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79314
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
criminal law, Inns of Court, education
Author:
Story, Joseph
Title:
A Discourse Pronounced at the Funeral Obsequies of John Hooker Ashmun, Esq., Royall Professor of Law in Harvard University, Before the President, Fellows, and Faculty, in the Chapel of the University. Cohen 1925
Publisher:
Brown, Shattuck, and Company, Booksellers to the University, Cambridge, 1833.
Description:
Story's tribute to the individual who had been his sole fellow faculty member at Harvard Law School, the two of them having successfully started the rejuvenation of the school only a few years before, setting it on the path to its future renown
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over green cloth boards, gilt, one vertical crease and a trace of foxing, else a very good crisp copy
Book No.:
W-77719
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
biography, education
 
Author:
Fielding, Henry
Title:
An Enquiry Into the Causes of the late Increase of Robers, ec. With Some Proposals for Remedying this Growing Evil
Publisher:
Printed for A. Millar, opposite to Katharine-Street [etc.], London, 1751.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-18199
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Acts, ancient law, Bench and Bar, biography, criminal law, education, legal ephemera, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, law and prostitution, roman law, Supreme Court, trials, women's law
Author:
Title:
A Brief Method of the Law. Being an Exact Alphabetical Disposition of all the Heads Necessary for a Perfect Common-Place. Useful to all Students and Professors of the Law; Much wanted, and earnestly desired [etc.]. Wing B4435A. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by the Assignees of Richard and Edward Atkins [etc.], London, 1680.
Description:
Only edition of an ingenious effort to rescue the law student otherwise (in Holdsworth's words) "thrown upon his own resources" in learning the law, providing 1,622 heads under which the law (and the student's common-place book) could be organized
Condition:
Original ?self-wraps, disbound, an occasional light marginal stain, else quite crisp now preserved in a folding buckram case; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78298
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
introductory law, education
 
Author:
Lewis, Inez Johnson (comp.)
Title:
School Laws of the State of Colorado
Publisher:
Bradford-Robinson Ptg. Co., Denver, 1933.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a little faded and worn, but sound; 250 pages
Book No.:
W-31046
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, Colorado
Author:
Title:
Les Quaeres del Mounsieur Plowden. S.T.C. 20048 and Corrigenda, cross referencing to Wing P2610A
Publisher:
Printed for William Lee and Daniel Pakeman, London, 1645?.
Description:
First edition of the first work to print moot cases, the informal method of legal education dating to the 14th century and complementing Inns of Court readings, based on a manuscript of Edmund Plowden, the renowned, first named English law reporter
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, neatly rebacked, extensively glossed throughout, together with a manuscript index, both adding significant value; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79757
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
Inns of Court, education, 16TH CENTURY
Author:
Hughes, William
Title:
Hughes's Quaeries. Or, Choice Cases for Moots, Containing Several Points of Law, not Resolved in the Books. Being very Useful for the Students of the Common Lawes [etc.]. Wing H3329. 12mo
Publisher:
Printed for George Dawes, and are to be sold at his Shop [etc.], London, 1675.
Description:
Only edition of these mooted cases, continuing a tradition existing before the Inns of Courts were established, setting forth the facts, the issues, and (sometimes tentatively) the conclusions, often reminiscent of 20th century pedagogy
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, browning, margins cut close not affecting the text, a sound copy; without the imprimatur leaf
Book No.:
W-11347
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
education
Author:
Wood, Thomas
Title:
Some Thoughts Concerning the Study of the Laws of England. Particularly in the Two Universities [etc.]. The Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed for J. Stagg . . . and D. Browne [etc.], London, 1727.
Description:
Wood's prescient effort, anticipating Blackstone, "urg[ing] the extension of legal education beyond the confines of the inns of court to the universities", with particular authors and subjects on both common and civil law recommended throughout
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, a very good copy, quite clean and well-margined; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78056
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Mayfield, James J. (comp.)
Title:
School Code of Alabama
Publisher:
Department of Education, State of Alabama, 1924.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 382 pages
Book No.:
W-31047
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, Alabama
 
Author:
Title:
In the Supreme Court of the State of California. The People of the State of California vs. Alexander P. More[etc.,]
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50204
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
constitutional law, education, Discrimination
Author:
Hughes, William
Title:
Hughes's Quaeries. Or, Choice Cases for Moots, Containing Several Points of Law, not Resolved in the Books. Being very Useful for the Students of the Common Lawes [etc.]. Wing H3329. 12mo
Publisher:
Printed for George Dawes, and are to be sold at his Shop [etc.], London, 1675.
Description:
Only edition of these mooted cases, continuing a tradition existing before the Inns of Courts were established, setting forth the facts, the issues, and (sometimes tentatively) the conclusions, often reminiscent of 20th century pedagogy
Condition:
Modern calf, gilt ruled and lettered, new endpapers, some browning, else clean and usable, with good margins and the imprimatur leaf; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79569
Price:
$ 675.00
Category:
education, Inns of Court
Author:
Fielding, Henry
Title:
A True State of the Case of Bosavern Penlez, Who suffered on Account of the late Riot in the Strand. In Which The Law regarding these Offences, and the Statute of George the First, commonly called the Riot Act, are fully considered
Publisher:
Printed for A. Millar, opposite Katherine-street in the Strand, London, 1749.
Description:
First edition of Fielding's controversial work, arguing that the unfortunate Penlez, probably drunk, was rightfully hanged following his theft of linen from a brothel, itself ransacked by irate sailors; with the press marks confirming a first edition
Condition:
Modern 3/4 calf over marbled boards, marbled endpapers and pastedowns, "Grange Hill" in gilt on the front board, gilt edges, pretty; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78201
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, Acts, ancient law, Bench and Bar, biography, criminal law, education, legal ephemera, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, law and prostitution, roman law, Supreme Court, trials, women's law
 
Author:
Wood, Will C. (comp.)
Title:
School Law of California
Publisher:
California State Printing Office, Sacramento, 1921.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, discolored but sound; 500 pages
Book No.:
W-31055
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, California
Author:
Raithby, John]
Title:
The Study and Practice of the Law, Considered in Their Various Relations to Society . . . By a Member of Lincoln's Inn [etc.]. Cohen 8672
Publisher:
Printed by Thomas B. Wait and Co., Portland, 1806.
Description:
Only American edition of the first work on legal education to appear in this country, written anonymously but attributed to the Lincoln's Inn barrister, John Raithby, appearing in the format of letters addressed to the erstwhile student
Condition:
Modern brown cloth, black morocco label, gilt, some light pencilling, but a good clean copy; with Wait's three-page advertisement not noted in Cohen
Book No.:
W-72089
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
education
 
Author:
Title:
Confidential Information Series no. 9; Division of Intercourse and Education
Publisher:
Carnegie Institute, Washington DC, 1916.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14263
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
education, international law
 
Author:
Cawthon, W.S. (comp.)
Title:
Compilation of the School Laws of the State of Florida, with the Regulations of the State Board of Education. Abbreviated Edition
Publisher:
State Board of Education, Tallahassee, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, one corner chipped, but a sound copy; 138 pages
Book No.:
W-31050
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
education, Florida

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