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book #79385
A Publication of His Ma'ties Edict, and severe Censvre against Priuate Combats and Combatants; Whether within his Highnesse Dominions, or without; With the Seconds, Accomplices, and Adhaerents . . . For the[ir] necessary . . . preuention [etc.]. STC 8498
Imprinted . . . by Robert Barker, London, 1614.
The work expanding upon and strengthening the arguments put forth in James's first official action seeking to stem the increase in duels in England, as his "reign marks the beginning in England of a concerted opposition to duelling"
Modern 3/4 calf over cloth boards, somewhat rubbed, else quite crisp, with the first blank and signature "A" and the Foyle bookplate; the Taussig copy
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$ 1300.00
Law of Duels

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