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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:
Title:
Restatement of the Law, Trusts (Prudent Investor Rule). Proposed Final Draft
Publisher:
American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1990.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-26074
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
torts, trusts and estates
 
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, Trusts (Prudent Investor Rule). Preliminary Draft No. 4
Publisher:
American Law Institute, Philadelphia, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-26076
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
torts, trusts and estates
 
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:
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:
Liber Placitandi. A Book of Special Pleadings: Containing Precedents of Pleas in Abatement, Declarations, Barrs, Replications, Rejoynders, Demurrers, Issues, and Judgments, In the now most Common and Ordinary Actions [etc.]. Wing L1951A. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for J. Place, and T. Basset [and thirteen others], London, 1674.
Description:
A pioneering work, "[t]he first book to classify torts as a separate category in the modern sense" in John Baker's words, distinguishing between nuisance, deceit, conversion, and negligence, all as part of "Actions sur le Case sur Torts General"
Condition:
Modern 3/4 brown calf over cloth boards, the title somewhat dusty, light browning, but a good usable copy
Book No.:
W-77968
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
pleading, torts
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:
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

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