Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.

A searchable bookshop, specializing in antiquarian law books

Search Result

Database last updated on Wed May 9 16:49:04 2018

Matching records found:
131
Records displayed:
50       Click here to display all results
Search terms:
trials
Searching :
Category Field
Searching dates:
All Dates
Searching prices :
$Any to $Any
Searching books added :
At Any Date
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:
A Circumstantial Report of the Evidence and Proceedings upon the Charges Preferred against His Royal Highness the Duke of York in the Capacity of Commander in Chief . . . With all the other Documents produced in the Course of the Investigation [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for James Cundee, Ivy-Lane, Paternoster-Row, London, 1809.
Description:
The transcript of the proceedings in the House of Commons forcing the resignation of George III's second son, Frederick Augustus, as Commander in Chief, unwittingly caught in the web of his mistress's successful influencing-peddling efforts
Condition:
Later 3/4 morocco, rubbed, some embrowning; quite a good copy
Book No.:
W-59041
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trials
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:
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 Trial of Elizabeth Duchess Dowager of Kingston for Bigamy, Before the Right Honourable the House of Peers, in Westminster-Hall, in Full Parliament . . . Published by Order of the House of Peers
Publisher:
Printed for Charles Bathurst, in Fleet-Street, London, 1776.
Description:
A rare example of the trial of a peeress in the House of Lords (with the Duchess personally appearing and testifying), finding her guilty of bigamy and essentially ending the ecclesiastical action of 'jactitation', the denial of a previous marriage
Condition:
Original buff wraps, untrimmed, a lovely, unsophisticated folio
Book No.:
W-62376
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
trials, marriage
 
Author:
Title:
The Regents of the University of California v. Allan Bakke, Brief for the United States as Amicus Curiae In the Supreme Court of the United States
Publisher:
N.p., Washington], 1977.
Description:
The amicus brief filed by the Justice Department with the Supreme Court in support of affirmative action, seeking to reverse the judgment of the California Supreme Court to the contrary; with Frank H. Easterbrook on the brief
Condition:
Original oversized stapled wraps, worn but sound; vii+74+16 pages
Book No.:
W-69207
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
Discrimination, trials, Supreme Court
Author:
Salmon, Thomas
Title:
A New Abridgement and Critical Review of the State Trials, and Impeachments for High-Treason . . . The Whole containing, I. The Substance of the Indictment or Charge. II. The Evidence. III. The Prisoner's Defence. IV. The several Points of Law [etc.] Folio
Publisher:
Printed for J. and J. Hazard [and six others] [etc.], London, 1738.
Description:
A major abridgement of the first edition of the state trials, undertaken by the latter's editor, Thomas Salmon, and itself a substantial folio of over 900 pages reporting trials spanning more than three centuries and adding a critical apparatus
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over boards, unevenly faded, some browning and occasional foxing, yet a good copy
Book No.:
W-72149
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
Abridgements, trials
 
Author:
Title:
Fifth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders. Report of the Australian Delegation
Publisher:
United Nations, Geneva, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a few leaves loose, but usable; 207 pages
Book No.:
W-90108
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, Advocacy, criminal law, AUSTRALIA
Author:
Title:
The Attempt to Divorce the Princess of Wales Impartially Considered: More Particularly with Reference to the Probability of Its Success. Third Edition
Publisher:
Printed for J. Ridgway and Sons, Piccadilly, London, 1816.
Description:
The rarest of four editions of a rare tract, presciently and perceptively analyzing the unlikely prospect that a divorce from Caroline might be obtained, leading to the 'Milan Commission' and, ultimately, to Caroline's Parliamentary 'trial' in 1820
Condition:
Early green embossed boards, paper label, a very good copy, with the half-title, 25 pages; no copy in OCLC, one in COPAC
Book No.:
W-75818
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trials, divorce
 
Author:
Tullock, Gordon
Title:
Trials on Trial, The Pure Theory of Legal Procedure
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-47353
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Supreme Court, constitutional law, trials, economics
Author:
Title:
Crim. Con., Actions and Trials and Other Legal Proceedings Relating to Marriage before the Passing of the Present Divorce Act
Publisher:
N.p., London, 1857?].
Description:
A review of the most famous crim con cases spanning three centuries, in which husbands sued their wives' paramours for civil damages caused by the "criminal conversation" and ensuing loss of consortium; with two involving Thomas Erskine as counsel
Condition:
Original 1/4 black morocco, gilt, over marbled boards, showing wear and somewhat strained, else a good untrimmed copy
Book No.:
W-71567
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
criminal conversatn, trials, marriage, divorce
 
Author:
Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:
Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description:
Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:
W-17299
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
Author:
Title:
State Trials
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Imperfect
Book No.:
W-46727
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
trials
Author:
Buller, Francis
Title:
An Introduction to the Law Relative to Trials at Nisi Prius, Containing Additions to the Present Time. . .Carefully Corrected from the Last London Copy, by a Gentleman of the Bar
Publisher:
Printed for I.Riley and Co. Law-Booksellers [etc.], New York, 1806.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/2 morocco, definite embrowning, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-55566
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trials
Author:
Euer, Samson and Giles Duncombe]
Title:
Tryals per Pais, Or the Law of England Concerning Juries by Nisi Prius [etc.]. The Fourth Edition [bound with] Tryals per Pais in Capital Matters: Or, Some Brief and Useful Observations Relating to Such Tryals
Publisher:
Printed by the Assigns of Rich. and Edw. Atkins [etc.], London, 1702.
Description:
First 18th century edition of the first substantial treatise on the English jury and the English law of evidence, deservedly popular for over a century, bound with the first edition of one of the earliest works devoted exclusively to capital cases
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite worn, rebacked, ex-The Hartland Library, definite foxing and browning, yet a usable copy; with the imprimatur leaf
Book No.:
W-74157
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
trials, Evidence, juries, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Tryal and Condemnation of George Borosky alias Boratzi, Christopher Vratz and John Stern; for the Barbarous Murder of Thomas Thynn, Esq; Together with the Tryal of Charles John Count Conningsmark as Accessory before the Fact to the same Murder
Publisher:
Printed for Thomas Basset, London, 1682.
Description:
Condition:
Modern cloth backed decorated boards, some embrowning yet sound
Book No.:
W-52238
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Elizabeth Duchess Dowager of Kingston for Bigamy, Before the Right Honourable the House of Peers, in Westminster-Hall, in Full Parliament . . . Published by Order of the House of Peers
Publisher:
Printed for Charles Bathurst, in Fleet-Street, London, 1776.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 crimson morocco, some light staining, else attractive
Book No.:
W-52240
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
trials, marriage
 
Author:
Title:
Remarks of Richard H. Dana, Jr. Esq before the Committee on Federal Relations, on the Proposed Removal of Edward G. Loring, Esq. from the Office of Judge of Probate
Publisher:
Printed by Alfred Mudge & Sons, No. 21 School Street, Boston, 1855.
Description:
Condition:
Original stabbed self-wraps, ?ex-library, sunned; 28 pages
Book No.:
W-66307
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
impeachment, trials, Probating, Massachusetts
 
Author:
Hayward, Max (ed.)
Title:
On Trial, The Soviet State Versus "Abram Tertz" and "Nikolai Arzhak". Revised and Enlarged Edition
Publisher:
Harper & Row, New York, 1967.
Description:
The edited trial transcript, undertaken by Hayward, fellow of St. Anthony's College, Oxford, and co-translator of Dr. Zhivago
Condition:
A very good copy, in a somewhat worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-45061
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
SOVIET UNION, trials
 
Author:
Title:
An Impartial Account of the Trial of the Lord Co[r]nwallis. Wing I78
Publisher:
N.p., London, 1679.
Description:
One of the last trials in the Court of the Lord High Steward, its procedure to be distinguished from trials of peers in the House of Lords; presided over by Heneage Finch, with Serjeant Maynard and Sir William Jones, among others, for the prosecution
Condition:
Modern wraps, a very little embrowned, but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:
W-43471
Price:
$ 300.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Greene, Felix
Title:
A Divorce Trial in China
Publisher:
Radical Education Project, Ann Arbor, 1961.
Description:
A chapter taken from (possibly copied from?) Greene's book "China", with the transcript reproduced
Condition:
Stapled wraps, crudely produced; 13 pages
Book No.:
W-55931
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
trials, divorce, CHINA
Author:
Title:
A Narrative of Procedure Before The Court of Session, and Circumstances Connected Therewith, in the Trial of John Hay, Who Was Prosecuted. . .and Without the Verdict of a Jury, Sentenced to Four Months Imprisonment [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by D. Webster and Son, No. 6, Horse Wynd, for John Hay, Edinburgh, 1822.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary marbled boards, rebacked, quite worn, but usable
Book No.:
W-57536
Price:
$ 275.00
Category:
trials, SCOTLAND
Author:
Title:
The Proceedings at Large on the Trial of John Donellan, Esq. for the Wilful Murder (By Poison) of Sir The[odosius] Edward Allesley Boughton [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for J. Almon and J. Debrett [etc.], London, 1781.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary? marbled boards, rebacked, quite worn, serviceable
Book No.:
W-57538
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
trials
Author:
Title:
A Full and Genuine History of the Inhuman and Unparalleled Murders of Mr. William Galley, a Custom-House Officer, and Mr. Daniel Chater, a Shoemaker, by Fourteen Notorious Smugglers [with accounts of the trials of other smugglers] [etc.]. The Sixth Edition
Publisher:
Printed and Sold by William Mason, Chichester, 1822?.
Description:
A rare later account of two murders involving seemingly unmatched drunken cruelty, torture, and even sadistic sexual torment, resulting in a trial "of crucial importance in the history of smuggling"; two copies in COPAC, three in OCLC
Condition:
1/4 morocco, rubbed, a bit of foxing, with the seven plates (some margins trimmed, images unaffected); with a dated ownership signature of Dec 23 1822
Book No.:
W-63020
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, 18TH CENTURY
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Jane Butterfield for the Wilful Murder of William Scawen, Esq; At the Assizes held at Croydon . . . Before the Right Honourable Sir Sidney Stafford Smythe . . . Taken in Short-Hand, By Joseph Gurney and William Blanchard. A New Edition. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for W. Owen . . . and G. Kearsly . . . in Fleet-street, London, 1775.
Description:
A case of many twists in which the victim had sought to seduce and then raped the defendant, then "made amends" by providing for her education, fell into ill-health and was nursed and then allegedly poisoned by her, the jury quickly acquitting
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, definite browning, else a good wide-margined copy; with the half-title
Book No.:
W-73593
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
California Judges Benchbook: Civil Proceedings--After Trial [together with] After Trial Update 1999 [together with] After Trial Update 2004. Three Volumes
Publisher:
Thomson West [for the Judicial Council of California], n.p., 1998-2004.
Description:
The original 1998 edition and the 1999 and 2004 after trial updates of this portion of the first benchbook of its kind in the United States, designed as a comprehensive, eminently practical guide for California judges presiding over civil trials
Condition:
Original green buckram and green wraps, very good copies
Book No.:
W-91567
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Title:
California Judges Benchbook: Civil Proceedings--Discovery [together with] Discovery Update 2000 [together with] Discovery Update 2004. Three Volumes
Publisher:
Thomson West [for the Judicial Council of California], n.p., 1994-2004.
Description:
The original edition and the 2000 and 2004 updates of this portion of the first benchbook of its kind in the United States, designed as a comprehensive, eminently practical guide for California judges presiding over civil trials
Condition:
Original green buckram and green wraps, very good copies
Book No.:
W-91568
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
trials
Author:
Title:
Some Observations Upon the Late Tryals of Sir George Wakeman, Corker and Marshal . . . By Tom Tickle-foot the Taborer, late Clerk to Justice Clodpate [etc.]. Wing S4540
Publisher:
Printed for A. Brewster [F. Smith], London, 1679.
Description:
A sensationally-phrased but amazingly perceptive contemporary analysis of the Popish Plot, written just after the acquittal of George Wakeman and others had swung the balance against Oates, supposedly written by a former clerk to an imaginary judge
Condition:
Modern calf, some light browning, else quite a good copy
Book No.:
W-66724
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
humor, trials
Author:
Title:
The Tryal of Mary Blandy, Spinster; For the Murder of her Father, Francis Blandy, Gent. at the Assizes held at Oxford For the County of Oxford, On Saturday the 29th of February, 1752 . . . Published by Permission of the Judges. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for John and James Rivington [etc.], London, 1752.
Description:
Condition:
Disbound, title and last leaf backed, definite browning, margins cut close, not affecting text; a usable copy only
Book No.:
W-70613
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
Author:
Title:
Defence of the Rev. Charles Voysey, B.A., Vicar of Healaugh, on the Hearing of the Charges of Heresy Preferred against Him in the Chancery Court of York, on the 1st December, 1869. Not in McCoy
Publisher:
Trubner & Co., 60, Paternoster Row, London, 1869.
Description:
The uncommon argument made in his own defense by Voysey, the religious reformer who, deprived of his living by the Privy Council, established the Theistic church, rejecting all "creeds, biblical inspiration . . . and the divinity of Christ"
Condition:
Original wraps, disbound, the rear wrap lacking, ex-library, else a crisp copy, 48 pages; two copies in OCLC in this country, neither in a law library
Book No.:
W-73958
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
Heresy, Religion, trials
Author:
Title:
Report of the Proceedings Before the Court of Session, in the Case of M'Iver v. M'Iver
Publisher:
William P. Nimmo, 2 St. David Street, Edinburgh, 1859.
Description:
The husband's divorce action which, though unsuccessful, discloses the risks to a wife of the slightest suspicious action, a split court finding that Mrs. M'Iver's meeting with a youthful love fatally ill with consumption just barely not adultery
Condition:
Brown cloth, faded, but sound
Book No.:
W-52693
Price:
$ 175.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, divorce, trials
 
Author:
Title:
Liability Seminar, California Trial Lawyers Association
Publisher:
Trial Lawyers Service Co., Belleville, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55247
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
trials
Author:
Title:
Dundonnell Cause. Report of the Trial by Jury, Thomas Mackenzie against Robert Roy, Esq. W.S.
Publisher:
Printed for Daniel Lizars, at . . . the New North Briton [etc.], Edinburgh, 1830.
Description:
A tribute to the talents of Henry Cockburn, who secured a Scotch verdict for his client against charges that he had swindled an estate from the weak-minded Mackenzie; with Cockburn's jury address and the exchanges between counsel well-reported
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, somewhat dusty, else a good, sound copy
Book No.:
W-56200
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, trials, insanity, Wills
Author:
Title:
Report of Trial in the Action of Damages for Crim. Con. Poor Alexander Bell, Teacher, Dundee, versus William Murray, Now or Lately Rector of the Dundee Academy . . . Containing a Discussion upon the Law of Intercepted Correspondence
Publisher:
N.p., Edinburgh?], 1834.
Description:
A trial ingeniously hinging on the admissibility of a letter said to have been sent by the wife to her alleged paramour, never received by him, showing clearly the judicial disabilities frequently suffered by women in cases involving sexual issues
Condition:
Modern canvas backed marbled boards, ex-library?, sound; 63 pages
Book No.:
W-64090
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
criminal conversatn, trials, SCOTLAND, Evidence
 
Author:
Title:
The Only Complete Report of the Burch Divorce Case [etc.]
Publisher:
Robert M. De Witt, New York, 1860.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-43119
Price:
$ 175.00
Category:
divorce, trials
 
Author:
Parry, Edward Abbottt
Title:
The Overbury Mystery, a Chronicle of Fact and Drama of the Law
Publisher:
T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., London, 1926.
Description:
Condition:
Quite worn; a sound copy only
Book No.:
W-17317
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
trials, 17TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Title:
The Trial of George W. Congdon for the Murder of Christopher G. Wilcox [etc.]
Publisher:
Sidney S. Rider, Providence, 1884.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-74943
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
trials, Rhode Island, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Trial of James Watson, the Elder, Before the Court of King's Bench, in Westminster Hall . . . for High Treason
Publisher:
Printed by William Aitchison, for Alex. Jameson [etc.], Edinburgh, 1817.
Description:
Condition:
Modern russet cloth, original dusty wraps bound in; a good copy
Book No.:
W-63804
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Wood, George, & Isaac H. Williamson
Title:
The Arguments of the Counsel of Joseph Hendrickson, in a Case Decided in the Court of Chancery of the State of New Jersey, Between Thomas L. Shotwell, Complainant, and Joseph Hendrickson and Stacy Decow, Defendants
Publisher:
Philadelphia, 1833.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-15797
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Amos, Andrew
Title:
The Great Oyer of Poisoning: the Trial of the Earl of Somerset for the Poisoning of Sir Thomas Overbury, in the Tower of London, and Various Matters Connected therewith, from Contemporary Mss.
Publisher:
Richard Bentley, London, 1846.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary calf, front board detached, rear board lacking, definite staining and embrowning; a working copy only
Book No.:
W-51385
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
17TH CENTURY, Massachusetts, Law & Hist of Printg, trials
 
Author:
Walker, Charles Houlden
Title:
A Report of the Trial of Sir H.C. Lippincott, Bart. on a Charge of Rape, Committed on the Person of Mary Milford, Spinster, aged 17 years; Preferred at the Assizes of General Gaol-Delivery for the City and County of Bristol [etc.]
Publisher:
Sold by W. Chapple, Pall-Mall, and B. Crosby, [etc.], London.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-17710
Price:
$ 300.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Title:
Philip N. Jones, et al v. Gillette Safety Razor Company, et al. Requests of the Defendants Aldred and Fuller for Findings of Fact. Commonwealth of Massachuetts, Supreme Judicial Court, In Equity
Publisher:
The Oxford Press, Providence, 1954.
Description:
Part of the litigation arising out of the merger between Gillette and AutoStrop, bringing into Gillette's fold the patent rights to AutoStrop's Probak blade, complicated by the Depression and by mis-stated earnings of Gillette's operating head
Condition:
Original printed sewn oversized wraps, a bit worn, but a good copy; 141 pages
Book No.:
W-91251
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Commercial Law, trials
 
Author:
DeMay, John A.
Title:
The Plaintiff's Personal Injury Case: Its Preparation, Trial and Settlement. Fourth Printing
Publisher:
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Original green buckram, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-91277
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trials
 
Author:
Title:
Guidelines for Domestic Relations Cases, Before Donald B. King, Judge of the Superior Court, San Francisco
Publisher:
Recorder Publishing Co., San Francisco, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled tan wraps, well-preserved; 42 pages
Book No.:
W-91278
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
domestic relations, trials, San Francisco, California
 
Author:
Title:
Uniform Domestic Relations, Local Rules for Bay Area Superior Courts. Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Solano, Sonoma
Publisher:
Recorder Publishing Co., San Francisco, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a bit worn, but a good copy; 19 pages plus a foldout chart
Book No.:
W-91279
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
domestic relations, San Francisco, trials, California
 
Author:
Cox, Archibald, Mark DeWolfe Howe, et al
Title:
Civil Rights, the Constitution, and the Courts
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description:
Three essays delivered before the Massachusetts Historical Society in 1965 and 1966
Condition:
Book No.:
W-16019
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
civil rights, constitutional law, criminal law, reports of cases, trials
Author:
Title:
The Tryal and Condemnation of Sir John Friend . . . For Conspiring to Raise Rebellion in These Kingdoms . . . Who upon full Evidence was found Guilty of High-Treason, at the Sessions-House in the Old Bayly [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for Brabazon Aylmer, at the Three Pigeons [etc.], London, 1696.
Description:
The penultimate instance under English law (the last the next day) in which a defendant was charged with treason and hanged without benefit of counsel, Friend arraigned just two days before Parliament enacted enabling legislation
Condition:
A good copy, in a modern 1/4 calf gilt over marbled boards
Book No.:
W-59212
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Maurice Margarot, Delegate from London, to the British Convention. Before the High Court of Justiciary, at Edinburgh, On the 13th and 14th of January, 1794, for Sedition [Robertson's Edition]
Publisher:
Printed for James Robertson, No. 4, Horse Wynd [etc.], Edinburgh, 1794.
Description:
The trial marking the nadir of British reaction to the French Revolution, bridging the trials of Thomas Paine, John Horne Tooke, and Thomas Hardy, in which Margarot was convicted of sedition and sentenced to fourteen years transportation to Australia
Condition:
Definite embrowning and staining, in an attractive modern 1/4 calf somewhat unevenly faded
Book No.:
W-51742
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, trials, trials, 18TH CENTURY, SCOTLAND
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Maurice Margarot, Delegate from London, to the British Convention. Before the High Court of Justiciary, at Edinburgh, On the 13th and 14th of January, 1794, for Sedition [Robertson's Edition]
Publisher:
Printed for James Robertson, No. 4, Horse Wynd [etc.], Edinburgh, 1794.
Description:
The trial marking the nadir of British reaction to the French Revolution, bridging the trials of Thomas Paine, John Horne Tooke, and Thomas Hardy, in which Margarot was convicted of sedition and sentenced to fourteen years transportation to Australia
Condition:
Definite embrowning and staining, in an attractive modern 1/4 calf somewhat unevenly faded
Book No.:
W-51742
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, trials, trials, 18TH CENTURY, SCOTLAND
 
Author:
Harmon, Nolan
Title:
The Famous Case of Myra Clark Gaines
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1946.
Description:
Condition:
Green cloth backed boards, spine dulled; sound
Book No.:
W-50016
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
trials, 19TH CENTURY, criminal law

NOTE:

Your search request for "trials" has matched more than 50 records. (131 books matched.) If you would like to see more than 50 records, you can adjust this parameter and resubmit your search.
Display the first :

E-mail Results to Yourself or a Friend

To e-mail the results above to a friend or to yourself, simply fill in the fields below:
Recipient's E-mail Address:
(e.g. user@company.com. To send to more than one person, separate each e-mail address with a comma.)
 
Your Name:
Your E-mail Address:
Your Message:
(optional)
Remember my e-mail on this computer

Save This Search

To be notified by e-mail (no obligation to purchase) when newly added books match this search
criteria, please enter your e-mail in the box below and hit the "Add This to My Wants" button.
To edit your existing wants list, enter your e-mail and hit the "Edit My Wants" button.

Your E-mail Address: (e.g. user@company.com)

Remember my e-mail on this computer

How to Order Books

If your browser supports and is set to accept cookies, you can click the 'Add to Order' button next to the selection you would like to order. The system will show you all the books in your shopping cart. If you wish to order additional books from this page, you may use the 'Back' button on your browser to return to this page from the Shopping Cart page.
If your browser does not support cookies or you choose not to accept them, you may use our previous non-cookie ordering system by clicking here.
Alternately, you may order by sending an e-mail note, or by contacting us directly by phone or FAX.
If you do send a FAX, please make sure to include your full shipping address, a credit card number and expiration date, and the "Order No" of the volumes you would like. Also, please make sure to leave a phone number so that we can contact you in the event we encounter any problems filling your order.

Contact Us

Questions, comments, inquiries??? Please write us!
rarelaw@meyerbos.com

Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
2141 Mission Street, Suite 302
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone : (415) 255-6400
Fax : (415) 795-3982
E-mail: rarelaw@meyerbos.com
URL : http://www.meyerbos.com
Privacy Policy