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Author:
Bohlen, Francis H.
Title:
Cases on the Law of Torts. Fourth Edition by Fowler V. Harper
Publisher:
The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, Indianapolis, 1941.
Description:
One of the most important early American casebooks on torts (originally appearing in 1915), and the first edition to be undertaken by Harper, who had drawn upon Bohlen's scholarship and advice in writing his own monograph on the subject
Condition:
Original blue buckram, considerable underlining; a usable copy
Book No.:
W-62618
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
Casebooks, torts
Author:
Bohun, William
Title:
Declarations and Pleadings In the most usual Actions brought in the several Courts of King's-Bench and Common-Pleas at Westminster, viz Scandal of Peers . . . Slander of Common Persons . . . Case For Non-feasance and Negligences, Mal-fesances and Torts
Publisher:
Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1733.
Description:
First edition of one of Bohun's several works following the 1732 act requiring that English be used in the Royal courts--and an early work using the word 'torts' in its title, distinguishing between negligence as nonfeasance and torts as malfeasance
Condition:
Contemporary polished calf, later handwritten label, the boards slightly bowed and the spine inkstained, else especially fresh; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78967
Price:
$ 225.00
Category:
Procedure, torts, libel and slander
 
Author:
Rolph, Elizabeth (ed.)
Title:
Health Care Delivery and Tort: Systems on a Collision Course?
Publisher:
RAND, Santa Monica, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 131 pages
Book No.:
W-30481
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
torts, medicine
 
Author:
Widiss, Alan I., et al
Title:
No-Fault Automobile Insurance in Action, The Experiences in Massachusetts, Florida, Delaware and Michigan
Publisher:
Oceana Publications, Inc., Dobbs Ferry, 1977.
Description:
Four reports issued under the auspices of the Council on Law-Related Studies, whose president, David Cavers, contributes a foreword and is co-author of the Massachusetts' investigation
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60391
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
law of automobiles, torts, insurance law, Massachusetts, Florida, Delaware, Michigan
 
Author:
Hale, William B.
Title:
Handbook on the Law of Damages. Second Edition by Roger W. Cooley
Publisher:
West Publishing Company, St. Paul, 1912.
Description:
Condition:
Original tan buckram, gilt, the final blank excised, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-91695
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Law of Damages, torts
Author:
Harari, Abraham
Title:
The Place of Negligence in the Law of Torts
Publisher:
The Law Book Co. of Australasia Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1962.
Description:
A work of considerable ambition written by an Israeli academic, "filled to overflowing with penetrating analyses, original ideas and novel concepts", and professedly seeking to offer a new analysis of the notion of negligence in the law of torts
Condition:
Original black cloth, gilt, a trifle marked, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-74236
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
torts
 
Author:
Title:
Restatement of the Law, Torts: Products Liability. Proposed Final Draft
Publisher:
American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-26073
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts
 
Author:
Title:
Restatement of the Law, Unfair Competition. Tentative Draft No. 4
Publisher:
American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-26079
Price:
$ 17.50
Category:
torts, trusts and estates, Anti-trust
Author:
Title:
Law of Actions: Being An Exact, Brief and Methodical Collection of all adjudg'd Cases out of all the Reports of the Law to this Day; And likewise from Roll's Abridgment [with] the Reason that Rules it Render'd obvious to the meanest Capacity [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by John Nutt . . . for John Hartley [etc.], London, 1710.
Description:
A rare work devoted almost entirely to action on the case, as it began "to produce the modern categories under which our substantive law is grouped", contrasting tort and contract, with much on slander, assumpsit and "doing, not doing, or misdoing"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, some browning, ex-library, else a sound copy with the blank before the title page; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78801
Price:
$ 1100.00
Category:
contracts, torts, Procedure, Abridgements, reports of cases, libel and slander
Author:
Title:
Law of Actions: Being An Exact, Brief and Methodical Collection of all adjudg'd Cases out of all the Reports of the Law to this Day; And likewise from Roll's Abridgment [with] the Reason that Rules it Render'd obvious to the meanest Capacity [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by John Nutt . . . for John Hartley [etc.], London, 1710.
Description:
A rare work devoted almost entirely to action on the case, as it began "to produce the modern categories under which our substantive law is grouped", contrasting tort and contract, with much on slander, assumpsit and "doing, not doing, or misdoing"
Condition:
Contemporary blind-ruled calf, rubbed, the label largely lacking, a bit of browning and staining, yet generally well preserved; six copies in ESTC
Book No.:
W-74382
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
contracts, torts, Procedure, Abridgements, reports of cases, libel and slander
 
Author:
Title:
Restatement of the Law, Torts: Products Liability. Tentative Draft No. 1
Publisher:
American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-26072
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
torts
Author:
Ames, James Barr and Jeremiah Smith
Title:
A Selection of Cases on the Law of Torts. Second Edition [of Volume One]. Two Volumes
Publisher:
Harvard Law Review Publishing Association, Cambridge, 1893-1900.
Description:
Condition:
Brown cloth, very worn, hinge cracked, underlining; a working set
Book No.:
W-65278
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
admiralty, Casebooks, maritime law, reports of cases, torts
 
Author:
Bergstrom, Randolph E.
Title:
Courting Danger, Injury and Law in New York City, 1870-1910
Publisher:
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-64159
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
torts, New York, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Title:
Ronnie A Traylor and Ann M. Traylor, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Husqvarna Motor, et al., Defendants-Appellees
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Company, Chicago, 1993.
Description:
New trial granted where trial court improperly instructed on assumption of risk defense and issue of defective maul (whose use resulted in loss of plaintiff's eye) was not correctly put before jury
Condition:
Stapled, self-wraps; 11 pages
Book No.:
W-46374
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts
 
Author:
Title:
Warner/Elektra/Atlantic Corporation, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants/Cross-Appellees, v. County of DuPage, Defendant-Appellee/Cross-Appellant
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1993.
Description:
Jury apportionment of damages where flood damaged audio tapes and like merchandise appropriate either as comparative negligence or inverse condemnation
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 13 pages
Book No.:
W-44862
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
constitutional law, torts
 
Author:
Title:
Diane M. Cutting and Warren L. Cutting, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Jerome Foods, Incorporated, Defendant-Appellee
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1994.
Description:
Administrator of health plan not unreasonable in interpreting plan to require injured spouse of employee to sign over rights as condition of receiving benefits under plan, where plan, though not absolutely clear, could be so interpretated
Condition:
Stapled self wraps; 11 pages
Book No.:
W-48644
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts
Author:
Carter, Samuel
Title:
A Treatise Concerning Trespasses Vi et Armis. Wherein The Nature of Trespass is clearly explicated, and the Gist of the Action stated . . .in reference to all sorts of Torts or Wrongs done to a Man's Person, Estate or Interest [etc.]. ESTC N14008
Publisher:
Printed by the Assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins [etc.], London, 1704.
Description:
First edition of a treatise devoted to trespass "vi et armis" (with "force and arms") and to "action on the case", the expansion of the two together (as trespass and case), in John Baker's words, shaping "[m]ost of the common law as we know it today"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite marked, rebacked, morocco label, gilt, considerable browning, else usable with the three advertising pages; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80205
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
Procedure, criminal law, torts
 
Author:
Title:
National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Baker & Mckenzie [etc.] Defendants-Appellants
Publisher:
Midwest Law Publishing Company, Chicago, 1993.
Description:
Malpractice coverage not available where event triggering coverage occurred before lawyers event joined firm, and firm did not notify insurer as required by policy, even though on notice themselves
Condition:
Stapled, self-wraps; 8 pages
Book No.:
W-46359
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts, insurance law
 
Author:
Title:
Harry F. Chaveriat, Jr., et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. Williams Pipe Line Company, Defendant-Appellee
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1994.
Description:
New claim alleging additional pollution damage from second pipeline leak cannot be asserted where claim asserted late in case and can be subject of separate lawsuit
Condition:
Stapled self wraps; 16 pages
Book No.:
W-48685
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts, Probating, environmental law
 
Author:
Pollock, Frederick
Title:
The Law of Torts. A Treatise on the Principles of Obligations Arising From Civil Wrongs in the Common Law, To Which is Added the Draft of a Code of Civil Wrongs Prepared for the Government of India
Publisher:
Stevens and Sonsrs, London, 1929.
Description:
With a brief piece by Maitland at page 585
Condition:
Book No.:
W-19762
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
torts
 
Author:
Owen, David G. (ed.).
Title:
Philosophical Foundations of Tort Law
Publisher:
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-69262
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
torts, philosophy of law
 
Author:
Title:
Rodi Yachts [et al] plaintiffs-appellees, v. National Marine. . .Defendant/Third-Party Plaintiff-Appellant, and Transport Distributors. . .Third-Party Defendant/Fourth-Party Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Lemont Harbor. . .Fourth-Party Defendant-Appellant
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Company, Chicago, 1993.
Description:
Industry custom which determines respective liability of joint tort, not adequately found by district court, which is ordered to investigate accordingly
Condition:
Stapled, self-wraps; 19 pages
Book No.:
W-46372
Price:
$ 10.00
Category:
admiralty, Commercial Law, torts, contracts
 
Author:
Title:
Robert Chapter. . .as guardian of Audrey Chapter. . ., Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Monfort of Colorado. . .Sipco. . .and Travelers Plan. . .Defendants-Appellants [etc.]
Publisher:
Midwest Law Printing Co., Chicago, 1994.
Description:
Husband not entitled to reimbursement from health insurer where wife, thoughseriously injured, was drunk driving and thus engaged in criminal action excluded by policy
Condition:
Stapled self wraps; 5 pages
Book No.:
W-48408
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, insurance law, torts
 
Author:
White, G. Edward
Title:
Tort Law in America, An Intellectual History
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket; with the Yale Law Journal review by A. Douglas Melamed and David Westin, rather crinkled, laid in
Book No.:
W-10012
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
torts
 
Author:
Title:
James Richardson, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Gallo Equipment Company, Defendant-Appellee
Publisher:
Midwest Law Publishing Co., Chicago, 1993.
Description:
Summary judgment properly granted where plaintiff's injury caused by equipment more than ten years old and product liability foreclosed by Indiana's statute of repose
Condition:
Stapled, self-wraps; 5 pages
Book No.:
W-44588
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Indiana, torts

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