Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
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- Rastell, John
- Les Termes de la Ley: Or, Certaine difficult and obscure Words and Termes of the Common Lawes and Statutes of this Realme now in use expounded and explained . . . With a new Addition of about two hundred and fifty words. Cowley 130; ESTC R229918; Wing R286
- Printed by I. Beale and R. Hearne, London, 1641.
- An early seventeenth century edition of the first English law dictionary (and the first English dictionary of any kind), published over the course of almost four centuries; with the Law French and English entries in parallel columns
- Contemporary sheep, the spine rubbed, with a lengthy (24 item) manuscript note before the title, occasional minor staining, sound; the Taussig copy
- Book No.:
- $ 850.00
- legal dictionaries
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