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Author:
Bogert, George Gleason
Title:
Handbook of the Law of Trusts. Second Edition
Publisher:
West Publishing Company, St. Paul, 1942.
Description:
Condition:
Original crimson buckram, gilt, showing some wear and some neat pencil underlining and notations, else a good usable copy
Book No.:
W-91684
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
trusts and estates
 
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:
Jeremy, George
Title:
A Treatise on the Equity Jurisdiction of the High Court of Chancery
Publisher:
J. & W.T. Clarke, Law Booksellers . . . Lincoln's Inn, London, 1828.
Description:
First (and only English) edition of the work characterized by Holdsworth as "an ably written book", written by the Lincoln Inn's barrister who analyzes the court by type of jurisdiction--exclusive (with much on trusts), assistant, and concurrent
Condition:
Contemporary calf, very worn, rebacked, ex-library, front joint just cracking but holding, yet a clean usable copy
Book No.:
W-75447
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
equity, trusts and estates
 
Author:
Cohan, John R. and Geraldine S. Hemmerling
Title:
Inter Vivos Trusts, Planning, Drafting, and Taxation
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, a good copy, with the paperbound 1982 supplement
Book No.:
W-30639
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trusts and estates
 
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:
Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar, Recent Developments and Current Issues in Estate Planning and Administration
Publisher:
Virginia Law Foundation, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Plastic ring-bound; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-30661
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
trusts and estates
 
Author:
Grimke, John Faucheraud]
Title:
The Duty of Executors and Administrators, Pointing Out, in a Plain and Familiar Manner, How Executors Are to Proceed . . . To which are prefixed . . . Mr. Blackstone's Rules for Interpreting Wills and Deeds [etc.]. Not in Eller; Cohen 4614
Publisher:
Printed by T. and J. Swords, No. 99 Pearl-street, New-York, 1797.
Description:
Only edition of a very early American work on wills and estates, one of only a few published in the 18th century, and the first to be more than a mere handbook, written by Grimke while a South Carolina Supreme Court Justice; with the two plates
Condition:
As issued, unbound, browning, uncut, errata defective
Book No.:
W-68776
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
trusts and estates, South Carolina, Wills
Author:
Sanders, Francis Williams
Title:
An Essay on the Nature and Laws of Uses and Trusts. Including a Treatise on Conveyances at Common Law; and Those Deriving Their Effect from the Statute of Uses
Publisher:
Printed for E. and R. Brooke, London, 1791.
Description:
First edition of the principal work of the Lincoln's Inn barrister who later served on the Real Property Law Commission, "a professional treatise of deservedly high repute", singled out by Roscoe Pound for its influence in this country's early years
Condition:
Modern 3/4 crimson morocco, gilt-lettered, a bit strained and some light pencilling, else a good copy
Book No.:
W-74134
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
trusts and estates
 
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:
Cohan, John R. and Geraldine S. Hemmerling
Title:
Inter Vivos Trusts, Planning, Drafting, and Taxation
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Original light-blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-71914
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
trusts and estates
 
Author:
Title:
Some Aspects of Estate Planning
Publisher:
Virginia State Bar, 1969.
Description:
Condition:
Plastic ring-bound; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-30662
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
trusts and estates
Author:
Robertson, David
Title:
A Treatise on the Rules of the Law of Personal Succession, In the Different Parts of the Realm; and on the Cases, Regarding Foreign and International Succession, Which Have Been Decided in the British Courts
Publisher:
Thomas Clark, Law-Bookseller, Edinburgh, 1836.
Description:
Only edition of the work by the Middle Templar who was the first to report cases appealed from Scotland to the House of Lords, his treatise praised by David Walker as "quite importantly, dealing with problems of foreign and international succession"
Condition:
Modern light-blue cloth, ex-library, some browning and occasional notations; a sound copy only
Book No.:
W-75526
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trusts and estates, international law, Comparative Law
Author:
Bacon, Francis
Title:
The Learned Reading . . . upon the Statute of Uses: Being his double Reading to the Honourable Society of Grayes Inne. Published for the Common good. Wing B301; Gibson 211 [not calling for the plate or portrait noted in ESTC]
Publisher:
Printed for Mathew Walbancke, and Laurence Chapman, London, 1642.
Description:
First edition of the work described as "one of the greatest . . . lectures at the Inns of Court" and which prompted Holdsworth to observe that Bacon "was a great teacher of law . . . the only teacher of law who can be compared with him is Maitland"
Condition:
Modern 3/4 brown morocco, gilt ruled and lettered, light browning, else well preserved with generous margins and both blanks; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79332
Price:
$ 1600.00
Category:
trusts and estates, Inns of Court
Author:
Griffith, William
Title:
Institutes of the Jurisdiction and of the Equity Jurisprudence and Pleadings of the High Court of Chancery . . . and with a Concise View of the Equity Jurisdiction of the County Courts
Publisher:
H. Sweet, 3, Chancery Lane, Fleet Street [etc.], London, 1868.
Description:
Only edition of a work written by a Gray's Inn barrister, expressly patterned on Justinian, with a chapter on maxims, several on trusts, on married women ("connubium"), contracts ("commercium"), infants and lunatics ("civitas"), and fraud
Condition:
Modern blue buckram, gilt, some browning, else well-preserved; a presentation copy ("Owens College / from / The Author")
Book No.:
W-76756
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
equity, maxims, fraud, infants, insanity, trusts and estates, marriage
Author:
Hill, James
Title:
A Practical Treatise on the Law Relating to Trustees, Their Powers, Duties, Privileges, and Liabilities. Second American Edition, Containing the Notes to the Former Edition, by Francis J. Troubat, With Full Notes . . . by Henry Wharton. Cohen 4705
Publisher:
T. & J.W. Johnson, Law Booksellers . . . 197 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, 1854.
Description:
An early American edition of a work which reached a fourth edition in this country, written by an Inner Temple barrister, "a new start, basing [its] organization on the assumption that trusts were vehicles for the management of wealth in general"
Condition:
Original sheep, contrasting crimson and morocco labels, gilt, the spine somewhat darkened and the boards a bit marked, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-76093
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
trusts and estates
Author:
Bacon, Francis
Title:
The Reading upon the Statute of Uses. Being his Double Reading to the Honourable Society of Gray's-Inn, 42 Eliz. To Which is Prefixed, The said Statute of 27 Hen. VIII c.10, An Act concerning Uses and Wills
Publisher:
Printed for E. Brooke, Bell Yard, Temple Bar, London, 1785.
Description:
A rare edition of the reading described as "one of the greatest . . . lectures at the Inns of Court", prompting Holdsworth to observe that Bacon "was a great teacher of law . . . the only teacher of law who can be compared with him is Maitland"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, neatly gilt, light browning, else well preserved with ample margins; five copies in ESTC, one in North America
Book No.:
W-79525
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
trusts and estates, Inns of Court
Author:
Gilbert, Geoffrey
Title:
The Law of Uses and Trusts: Collected and Digested In a proper Order, from the Reports of adjudg'd Cases, in the Courts of Law and Equity, and other Books of Authority. Together with A Treatise of Dower [etc.]. Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed by Henry Lintot . . . for J. Stagg [and four others], London, 1741.
Description:
One of two early editions of the treatise which Holdsworth observes "deals mainly with the medieaval use, and . . . the effects of the statute of Uses [of 1535]", complemented by Gilbert's pioneering exposition on trusts and by his treatise on dower
Condition:
Contemporary polished calf, neatly rebacked, some foxing to the edges, else very fresh and bright, with the errata and half-title; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79508
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
trusts and estates, Dower
Author:
Hampson, George Francis
Title:
A Short Treatise Endeavouring to Point Out The Means by Which Those Who Accept the Situation of Trustees May Perform Their Duties Without Incurring Responsibility
Publisher:
Printed for A. Maxwell, Law Bookseller, Bell-Yard, Lincoln's Inn, London, 1825.
Description:
First edition of an uncommon work, and seemingly the first devoted exclusively to the duties and responsibilities (and liabilities) of a voluntary trustee at English law, with a particular focus on fiduciary duty, breach of trust, and negligence
Condition:
Original printed boards, quite rubbed, the front joint fraying, else a very good, fresh, untrimmed copy
Book No.:
W-76358
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trusts and estates

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