Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
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- Park, James Allan
- A System of the Law of Marine Insurances, with Three Chapters on Bottomry; on Insurances on Lives; and on Insurances Against Fire
- Printed by His Majesty's Lw Printers: For T. Whieldon [etc.], London, 1787.
- First edition of the first work on insurance law to be published, written by the friend and protege of Mansfield, who encouraged Park to write the book; in Holdsworth's words "the best text-book upon the law of insurance [and] very successful"
- Contemporary reverse calf, somewhat rubbed, the top inch of the front joint cracked, else very clean with good margins; the Taussig copy
- Book No.:
- $ 850.00
- admiralty, insurance law, maritime law
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