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Author:
Azuni, D[ominique] A[lbert]
Title:
The Maritime Law of Europe. Translated from the French. In Two Volumes
Publisher:
Printed by George Forman, 64, Water-Street, for I. Riley & Co., New-York, 1806.
Description:
First edition in English of Azuni's treatise, influential upon the law of prize, well-known for its analysis of the Rhodian sea laws and the Consolato del Mare, and one of several works bearing upon American efforts to codify international law
Condition:
Contemporary tree calf, adequately rebacked, some staining; usable
Book No.:
W-65385
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
international law, maritime law
 
Author:
Stewart, Bryce M.
Title:
Canadian Labor Laws and the Treaty [of Versailles]
Publisher:
Columbia University Press, New York, 1926.
Description:
Condition:
Cloth, ex-Mechanics Institute Library, worn, but sound and usable
Book No.:
W-46655
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
CANADA, labor law, international law
 
Author:
Salvadori, Massimo
Title:
NATO, a Twentieth-Century Community of Nations
Publisher:
D. Van Nostrand Company, New York, 1957.
Description:
Condition:
A paperback original rebound in red cloth, ex-library, sound
Book No.:
W-30849
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
international law, diplomacy
 
Author:
Moore, John Norton
Title:
Law and the Indo-China War
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
A sound copy in a rubbed dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30926
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Vietnam, war, international law
 
Author:
Title:
Cahiers de Droit Fiscal International. Studies on International Fiscal Law, Volume LXXb, International Double Taxation of Inheritances and Gifts
Publisher:
International Fiscal Association, Rotterdam, 1985.
Description:
In English, French, and German
Condition:
Printed wraps, a clean ex-library copy; 574 pages
Book No.:
W-30545
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, Wills, taxation
 
Author:
Title:
Human Rights and Population from the Perspectives of Law, Policy and Organization
Publisher:
Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Medford, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, the title page detached, but usable; 101 pages
Book No.:
W-30672
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
human rights, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The Law of the Sea, Multilateral Treaties Relevant to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
Publisher:
United Nations, New York, 1985.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a bit rubbed, but quite sound; 107 pages
Book No.:
W-30168
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Walsh, Don (ed.)
Title:
The Law of the Sea, Issues in Ocean Resource Management
Publisher:
Praeger Publishers, New York, 1977.
Description:
Policy Issues of Pacific Ocean Resources lecture series
Condition:
Red cloth, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-30161
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
maritime law, international law, environmental law
 
Author:
Title:
Strategic Implications of the Soviet-North Korean Alliance
Publisher:
International Security Council, New York, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 162 pages
Book No.:
W-30542
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, Korea, SOVIET UNION
 
Author:
Franklin, William McHenry
Title:
Protection of Foreign Interests, A Study in Diplomatic and Consular Practice
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1946?].
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-59007
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Beawes, Wyndham
Title:
Lex Mercatoria Rediviva . . . Containing An Account of our Trading Companies and Colonies, with their Establishments, and an Abstract of their Charter; the Duty of Consuls, and the Laws subsisting about Aliens, Naturalization and Denization [etc.]. 2d Ed
Publisher:
Printed for R. Baldwin at the Rose, and S. Crowder and Co. [etc.], London, 1761.
Description:
Beawes' vast compendium, based in part on his three decades' experience, with much on English and international law, in Holdsworth's words of "comprehensive character [designed] to give all the information which a merchant . . . could want"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, light browning, else a very good tall copy with ample margins
Book No.:
W-77813
Price:
$ 550.00
Category:
Commercial Law, international law, aliens
 
Author:
Title:
Directory of Opportunities in International Law. Second Edition
Publisher:
John Bassett Moore Society of International Law, Charlottesville, 1971.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, well-preserved; 35 pages
Book No.:
W-30529
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Title:
Summary of the Debates in the Consultative Assembly of The Council of Europe. Second Ordinary Session. 7th August - 24th November 1950. Volume 1, No. 1 to Volume 1 No. 5 [all published]
Publisher:
Hansard Society [by Authority of the Council of Europe], London, 1950.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue printed illustrated wraps, ex-Library of the San Francisco College for Women, else quite sound; five numbers in three volumes, 324 pages
Book No.:
W-91525
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
EUROPE, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The Soviet-Syrian Alliance and Security of the Middle East
Publisher:
International Security Council, New York, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a good copy; 168 pages
Book No.:
W-30523
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
MIDDLE EAST, SOVIET UNION, diplomacy, international law
 
Author:
Parker
Title:
International Law
Publisher:
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-17316
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Seara Vazquez, Modesto
Title:
Cosmic International Law
Publisher:
Wayne State University Press, Detroit, 1965.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54955
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, space law
 
Author:
Schlesinger (ed.), Arthur M.
Title:
The Dynamics of World Power, A Documentary History of United States Foreign Policy, 1945-1973. Volume V, The United Nations [and] Subsaharan Africa
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers, New York, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, somewhat dogeared and highlighted, but quite usable
Book No.:
W-30387
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
diplomacy, international law, United Nations
 
Author:
Barnes, William Sprague, et al.
Title:
Tax Policy on United States Investment in Latin America
Publisher:
Tax Institute of America, Princeton, 1963.
Description:
Condition:
Brown cloth, a sound ex-library copy
Book No.:
W-30327
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
taxation, LATIN AMERICA, international law
Author:
Title:
The Ship-Owner's Manual . . . Containing a General System of the Maritime Laws . . . with New adjudged Cases . . . Also, The Navigation Act, Register Act, Manifest Act, Ship-owner's Act, Whale Fisher Act, Smuggling Acts [etc.]. Sixth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by D. Akenhead, on the Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1790.
Description:
A rare, provincially printed work (not to be confused with the London printed "Shipmaster's Assistant"), treating of demurrage, insurance, and salvage; with a second part seemingly not in the only earlier edition in ESTC, located in one copy only
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, definite browning, one leaf lacking in the second part, else sound, one copy in ESTC, 215+104 pages; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78516
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
maritime law, international law, criminal law
 
Author:
MacKenzie, William H.
Title:
The Evolution of United States Policy on Foreign Fishing Fees
Publisher:
Center for Oceans Law and Policy, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a bit stained; 97 pages
Book No.:
W-56565
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Bemis, George
Title:
Hasty Recognition of Rebel Belligerency, and Our Right to Complain of It
Publisher:
Published by A. Williams & Co., No. 100 Washington Street, Boston, 1865].
Description:
One of several tracts by the Harvard educated lawyer (whose Bemis Professorship of International Law remains at Harvard) "distinguished for their uniformly high level of thought" and cementing his reputation as a scholar-publicist of the first rank
Condition:
Disbound, somewhat strained, discreetly ex-library, in a mylar sleeve, a usable copy; 57 pages
Book No.:
W-72032
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
law of slavery, CIVIL WAR, international law
 
Author:
Hackett, Clifford P.
Title:
The Congressional Foreign Policy Role
Publisher:
Stanley Foundation, Muscatine, 1979.
Description:
Occasional Paper 21
Condition:
Stapled wraps, rubbed but quite sound
Book No.:
W-30149
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
Congress, diplomacy, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The World Population Crisis, Policy Implications and the Role of Law
Publisher:
University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, 1971.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-30156
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Lindman, Frank
Title:
The Mentally Disabled and the Law
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1961.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-13937
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
Mental Illness, insanity, maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Ricard, R. and M.H. French (preps.)
Title:
Animal Feedstuffs, Regulations Governing Their Manufacture and Sale in European Countries
Publisher:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United States, Rome, 1963.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a sound ex-library copy; 209 pages
Book No.:
W-30746
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
agriculture, international law
 
Author:
Gold, Joseph
Title:
The Fund Agreement in the Courts, XV
Publisher:
International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1980.
Description:
Reprinted from International Monetary Fund Staff Papers, Vol. 26, No. 3
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 24 pages; reprinted from Volume 27, No. 3 of the Fund's Staff Papers
Book No.:
W-91681
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
economics, international law
Author:
Zouch, Richard
Title:
Cases and Questions Resolved in the Civil-Law. Collected by R. Zouch Professor of the Civil-Law in Oxford. Wing Z17
Publisher:
Printed by Leon. Lichfield, for Tho. Robinson, Oxford, 1652.
Description:
The first work in English of the noted civilian whom Holdsworth groups with Gentili as the "two most important [English] writers" on civil law, the fruits of his years as Regius Professor of Civil Law at Oxford, emphasizing rights and courts' process
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, rebacked, especially clean and crisp, with two leaves from an early work in Hebrew bound in at the end; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79738
Price:
$ 1400.00
Category:
civil law, international law, maritime law
Author:
Selden, John
Title:
Mare Clausum seu de Domino Maris Libri Duo. Primo, Mare, ex Jure Naturae seu Gentium, omnium hominum non esse Commune . . . Secundo, Serenissimum Magnae Britanniae Regem Maris circumflui . . . Dominum esse, asseritur. S.T.C. 22175. Folio
Publisher:
Excudebat Will. Stanesbeius, pro Richardo Meighen, London, 1635.
Description:
First edition of the most famous of all English works on international law, written by Selden at the command of James I in response to Grotius' Mare Liberum, and earning Selden the sobriquet of "the father of international law in England"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rubbed, rebacked, the original gilt spine laid down, a large paper copy (8 1/2 x 12 inches), with the Earl Grey bookplate
Book No.:
W-78135
Price:
$ 4500.00
Category:
MEDIEVAL, international law, maritime law
 
Author:
Title:
International Terrorism
Publisher:
The American Academy of Political and Social Science, Philadelphia, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Original salmon-pink printed wraps, a well-preserved copy, 206 pages; the September issue of the Annals
Book No.:
W-91326
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Landheer, B. and J.L.F. van Essen (comps.)
Title:
Fundamentals of Public International Law. [Selective Bibliographies of the Library of the Peace Palace I]
Publisher:
A.W. Sijthoff's Publishing Company, Leiden, 1953.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed sewn wraps, showing wear, ?ex-library, yet a good usable copy; 85 pages
Book No.:
W-73736
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Bibliography, international law
 
Author:
Goldsbrough, David et al.
Title:
Reinvigorating Growth in Developing Countries, Lessons from Adjustment Policies in Eight Economies
Publisher:
International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1996.
Description:
Occasional Paper 139
Condition:
Printed wraps, a very good copy; 113 pages
Book No.:
W-30504
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, economics
 
Author:
Proehl, Paul O. [Ed.]
Title:
Legal Problems of International Trade
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 1959.
Description:
Condition:
Gray cloth, a bit inked, and one hinge weak; but quite usable
Book No.:
W-30811
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Hankey, Lord
Title:
Diplomacy by Conference, Studies in Public Affairs, 1920-1946
Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1947.
Description:
Condition:
Original black cloth, a clean ex-library copy
Book No.:
W-30361
Price:
$ 17.50
Category:
diplomacy, international law, war
 
Author:
Vali, Ferenc A.
Title:
Politics of the Indian Ocean Region
Publisher:
The Free Press, New York, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, a good sound copy
Book No.:
W-30583
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
diplomacy, international law
 
Author:
Title:
Arrangements Between Joint Venture Partners in Developing Countries
Publisher:
United Nations, New York, 1987.
Description:
U.N. Centre on Transnational Corporations, Advisory Study Series B, No. 2
Condition:
Stapled wraps
Book No.:
W-30339
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, corporations
 
Author:
Ogburn, William Fielding
Title:
Technology and International Relations
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1949.
Description:
Condition:
Original brown cloth, a sound ex-library copy
Book No.:
W-30392
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, Science and the law
Author:
Davies, John
Title:
The Question Concerning Impositions, Tonnage, Poundage, Prizage, Customs . . . Fully stated and argued, from Reason, Law, and Policy [etc.]. Wing D407A
Publisher:
Printed by S.G. for Henry Twyford, in Vine-Court [etc.], London, 1656.
Description:
First edition of Davies' ingenious invocation of international law, the law merchant, and canon and civil law to buttress James I's sovereign claims to impose customs upon international trade absent Parliamentary agreement; with the advertising leaf
Condition:
Modern morocco, some foxing and browning, title and next leaf strained, occasional worming (mainly marginal), discreetly ex-library; a good copy
Book No.:
W-69957
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
international law, canon law, Parliament, Commercial Law
Author:
Zouche, Richard
Title:
Quaestionum Juris Civilis Centuria. In Decem Classes Distributa. Non minus ad Legum Generalium Cognitionem, quam ad studiosorum Exercitationem, accommodata. Wing Z24
Publisher:
Excudebat Gul: Hall, Impensis Thomae Robinson, Oxford, 1659.
Description:
First edition of the last work to be published in the lifetime of Zouche, capping his career as (in Holdsworth's words) "the earliest English writer on Jurisprudence", set in the form of question and response, and introducing the student to law
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt lettered, very light browning, else quite clean with good margins and an occasional notation; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79702
Price:
$ 1450.00
Category:
international law, civil law
 
Author:
Ramundo, Bernard A.
Title:
Peaceful Coexistence, International Law in the Building of Communism
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-63289
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
communist law, international law
 
Author:
Higgins, Rosalyn
Title:
United Nations Peacekeeping 1946-1967, Documents and Commentary. II, Asia
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, London, 1970.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy in a worn and faded dustjacket
Book No.:
W-31146
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
United Nations, Asian law, international law
 
Author:
Title:
Informal Composite Negotiating Text, Revision 2
Publisher:
Department of State, Washington, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 199 pages
Book No.:
W-31075
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law, maritime law
Author:
Falk, Richard A. and Cyril E. Black (eds.)
Title:
The Future of the International Legal Order. Trends and Patterns [I]; Wealth and Resources [II]; Conflict Management [III]; The Structure of the International Environment [IV]. Four Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1969-72.
Description:
The "large-scale collaborative research project" sponsored by the Center of International Studies at Princeton, with contributions by (among others) Wolfgang Friedmann, Harold Lasswell, John Norton Moore, and Julius Stone
Condition:
Original cloth with the exception of volume IV, in wraps (?no cloth edition issued), all showing some wear, but a very good set
Book No.:
W-72398
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Title:
Recommendations on Transport of Dangerous Goods. Fourth revised edition
Publisher:
United Nations, New York, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy, bound in limp orange vinyl
Book No.:
W-30651
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Transportation, international law
 
Author:
Gordenker, Leon
Title:
International Aid and National Decisions, Development Programs in Malawi, Tanzania, and Zambia
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
A very clean ex-library copy in a rubbed dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30163
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
AFRICA, international law
 
Author:
Gold, Joseph
Title:
Substitution in the International Monetary System
Publisher:
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 62 pages; reprinted from Case Western's Journal of International Law, Volume 12
Book No.:
W-91682
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
banks, international law
 
Author:
Salter, Arthur
Title:
Europe's Recovery, What it means to World Peace. Extracts from remarks . . . before the Institute of Politics, at Williamston, Mass., August 1924
Publisher:
Reprinted by the League of Nations Non-Partisan Association, New York, 1924.
Description:
Condition:
Oblong, stapled, printed wraps, a bit chipped, discreetly ex-library, sound, 30 pages; four copies only in OCLC
Book No.:
W-91214
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Vollenhoven, C[ornelis] van
Title:
Recherches Concernant le "De Iure Belli ac Pacis" de Grotius, Faites aux Archives Nationales de France, par L.V. Ledeboer [I] Resultats Provisoires [and] [II] Resultats Definitifs
Publisher:
Koninkluke Akademie van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam, 1929-30.
Description:
Professor van Vollenhoven's ingenious discovery of the previously unknown authority relied upon by Grotius in his De Jure Belli ac Pacis, asserting the survival in international law of the obscure doctrine of "postliminy"; uncommon, 4 copies in OCLC
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, showing wear, sound; 9+16 pages
Book No.:
W-68575
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
international law, Holland
 
Author:
Bull, Hedley
Title:
The Control of the Arms Race, Disarmament and Arms Control in the Missile Age
Publisher:
Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1961.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy in a slightly discolored dustjacket
Book No.:
W-30148
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Arms control, international law
 
Author:
Meadows, [Sir P[hilip]]
Title:
Narrative of the Principal Actions Occurring in the Wars Betwixt Sweden and Denmark. Before and after the Roschild Treaty . . . Together With A View of the Swedish and Other Affairs . . . with Relation to England [etc.]
Publisher:
N.p., n.p., n.d..
Description:
Condition:
A modern Xerographic reprint of the London edition of 1677, in flexible red wraps; a scholar's working copy only
Book No.:
W-70175
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
SWEDEN, DENMARK, international law
Author:
Title:
Drugs, Law Enforcement and Foreign Policy. Hearings before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Narcotics and International Communications and International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans, and Environment of the Committee on Foreign Relations [etc.]
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1988.
Description:
The complete four-part Senate subcommittee hearings conducted for over a year, together with its report of December, 1988, focusing largely on the Caribbean and Central and South America; with John Kerry as its Chair and Daniel Moynihan a member
Condition:
Original printed green wraps, a very good set in five volumes [complete]
Book No.:
W-91668
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
drugs, international law
 
Author:
Vervliet, Jeroen
Title:
The Peace Palace Library Centennial, The Collection as a Mirror of the Historical Development of International Law, 1904-2004
Publisher:
Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, The Hague, 2004.
Description:
The catalogue celebrating the centenary of the Peace Palace Library, established together with the Peace Palace itself through the munificence of Andrew Carnegie, with chapters on the library's history, its Grotius collection, and much else
Condition:
Original printed illustrated sewn wraps, as new; 58 pages
Book No.:
W-73443
Price:
$ 10.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Holton, Thomas
Title:
An International Peace Court, Design for a Move from State Crime toward World Law
Publisher:
Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague, 1970.
Description:
Condition:
Printed, sewn wraps, very nice; 111 pages
Book No.:
W-46322
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Van Dyke, Jon M., et al. (eds.)
Title:
Freedom for the Seas in the 21st Century, Ocean Governance and Environmental Harmony
Publisher:
Island Press, Washington, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a well-preserved copy
Book No.:
W-30223
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, maritime law, Natural Resources, environmental law
 
Author:
Gustafson, Charles H. and Richard Crawford Pugh
Title:
Taxation of International Transactions 1991-1993, Cases and Materials
Publisher:
Commerce Clearing House, Chicago, 1991.
Description:
Condition:
Blue cloth, a good copy
Book No.:
W-30763
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
taxation, international law, Commercial Law
 
Author:
Title:
Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter Providing for a System of Collective Complaints
Publisher:
Editions du Conseil de l'Europe, Strasbourg, 1995.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a bit wrinkled, but sound; 5 pages
Book No.:
W-30503
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, EUROPE
 
Author:
MacDonald, Charles G.
Title:
Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the Law of the Sea, Political Interaction and Legal Development in the Persian Gulf
Publisher:
Greenwood Press, Westport, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, a sound and clean presentation copy
Book No.:
W-30868
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
IRAN, SAUDI ARABIA, MIDDLE EAST, maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Cohen, Jerome Alan (ed.)
Title:
China's Practice of International Law: Some Case Studies
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, front hinge just cracking, gift inscription, else a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-57243
Price:
$ 40.00
Category:
international law, CHINA
 
Author:
Cahn, Anne Hessing et al.
Title:
Controlling Future Arms Trade
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, faded but quite sound
Book No.:
W-30145
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, Arms control
 
Author:
Stein, Eric and Thomas L. Nicholson (eds.)
Title:
American Enterprise in the European Common Market, A Legal Profile
Publisher:
University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, 1960.
Description:
Condition:
Volume one (only) of two
Book No.:
W-56676
Price:
$ 10.00
Category:
international law, EUROPE
 
Author:
Ter Meulen, Jacob et P.J.J. Diermanse (comps.)
Title:
Bibliographie des Ecrits Imprimes de Hugo Grotius
Publisher:
Matthys de Jongh, Zutphen, 1995.
Description:
Ex-library
Condition:
Original green cloth, gilt, a very good copy; the reissue of the original 1950 first edition published by Martinus Nijhoff at The Hague
Book No.:
W-79614
Price:
$ 41.00
Category:
international law, Bibliography
Author:
Kelsen, Hans
Title:
Law and Peace in International Relations
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1942.
Description:
First edition of Kelsen's Holmes Lectures delivered at Harvard in 1941, significantly contributing to his reputation as "the only one of the major figures of modern analytical jurisprudence to have had a great deal to say about international law"
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in a somewhat rubbed and slightly chipped dustjacket
Book No.:
W-77185
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Justice, Alexander
Title:
A General Treatise of the Dominion of the Sea . . . With Several Discourses about the Jurisdiction and manner of Proceeding in the Admiralty of England . . . [with] Several Eminent Lawyers Opinions in important Marine Cases [etc.]. Third Edition
Publisher:
Printed for the Executors of J. Nicholson [etc.], London, 1710?].
Description:
One of the few substantial early works in English on maritime law, particularly valuable for its translations of the French laws of Louis XIV, the Rhodian sea laws, those of Oleron and Wisbuy and of the Hanse towns; with the folding frontispiece
Condition:
Contemporary blind panelled calf, rebacked, the original extra gilt spine laid down, some browning, else quite sound; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78366
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Barston, R.P. and Patricia Birnie (eds.)
Title:
The Maritime Dimension
Publisher:
George Allen and Unwin Ltd, London, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a very well-preserved ex-library copy; 194 pages
Book No.:
W-30215
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The Evolving Limit of Coastal Jurisdiction
Publisher:
Government of Iceland, Reykjavik, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Sewn wraps; 128 pages
Book No.:
W-30888
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
maritime law, international law
 
Author:
Stratton, Georg Malcolm
Title:
Social Psychology of International Conduct
Publisher:
D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, slightly rubbed, ex-Joseph M. Gleason Library with its bookplate, else quite a fresh copy
Book No.:
W-91383
Price:
$ 18.50
Category:
international law
Author:
Title:
Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs, Accompanying the Annual Message of the President to the . . . Congress [title varies]. Eighteen Volumes [further details gladly provided]
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1861-69.
Description:
A good run for the decade of the Civil War and its aftermath, from the Thirty-Seventh through the Fortieth Congresses, including the Appendix on the Lincoln Association, some bearing the signature of ?J.G.B. Davis, an Assistant Secretary of State
Condition:
3/4 morocco over marbled boards, the boards loose or detached and the spines perished, but the text block sound; a working set
Book No.:
W-73909
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
civil law, international law
Author:
Tetley, William
Title:
International Conflict of Laws, Common, Civil and Maritime
Publisher:
Blais, Montreal, 1994.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-79251
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
international law, conflict of laws, maritime law
 
Author:
Title:
International Investment Law Conference
Publisher:
American Society of International Law, Washington, 1956.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, plastic spiral-bound; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-31158
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Title:
Collection of Conventions (1951-1988)
Publisher:
Hague Conference on Private International Law.
Description:
Bilingual edition, in English and French
Condition:
Sewn wraps, a good sound copy; 355 pages
Book No.:
W-30775
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Mackenzie, George
Title:
Obsrvations Upon the Laws and Customs of Nations, as to Precedency [bound with] The Science of Herauldry, Treated as a part of the Civil Law, and Law of Nations [etc.]. Wing M186 and M204. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by the Heir of Andrew Anderson, Edinburgh, 1680.
Description:
Condition:
Later boards, rebacked, quite worn, without the frontispiece to the first work and with 25 (of 30) plates and the folding frontispiece of the second
Book No.:
W-77196
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
international law, law of heraldry
 
Author:
Title:
Revised Single Negotiating Text
Publisher:
Department of State, Washington, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, tab-divided; 48 pages
Book No.:
W-31076
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law, maritime law
Author:
Lewis, George Cornewall
Title:
On Foreign Jurisdiction and the Extradition of Criminals
Publisher:
John W. Parker and Son, West Strand, London, 1859.
Description:
A pioneering work praised by Holdsworth written by the Middle Templar who was "one of Austin's distinguished disciples", theoretically analyzing extra-territorial criminal jurisdiction, including that applicable in instances of piracy and of slavery
Condition:
Original ?self-wraps, disbound, resewn and repaired, uncut and untrimmed, discreetly ex-library, else a good copy; 78 pages
Book No.:
W-74710
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
criminal law, international law, law of slavery, law of piracy
 
Author:
Valticos, Nicolas
Title:
Traite de Droit Du Travail
Publisher:
Librarie Dalloz, Paris, 1970.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-16719
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, labor law
 
Author:
Title:
Strategy for Peace, Eighteenth Conference Report
Publisher:
Stanley Foundation, Muscatine, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 79 pages
Book No.:
W-30795
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
international law, Arms control
Author:
Malynes, Gerard
Title:
Consuetudo, vel, Lex Mercatoria: Or, The Ancient Law-Merchant [including] I. The Jurisdiction of the Admiralty of England II. The Ancient Sea Laws of Oleron, Wisby, and the Hanse-Towns III. The Sovereignty of the British Seas [etc.]. Not in Wing. Folio
Publisher:
Printed for T. Basset . . . and T. Horne, at the Bible [etc.], London, 1686.
Description:
The rare, final edition of "the first work on the Merchant Law in England", vastly expanded to include the works of many other writers, including John Buroughs, John Collins, Guy Miege, and Richard Zouch, each with its separate or divisional title
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over rubbed marbled boards, an early label laid down, some browning, else well preserved, ESTC R229419; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78075
Price:
$ 3500.00
Category:
international law, maritime law, admiralty
 
Author:
Westerman, Gayl S.
Title:
The Juridical Bay
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, New York, 1987.
Description:
The first major examination of Article 7 of the "Geneva Convention on the Territorial Sea and the Contiguous Zone"
Condition:
Oxford Monographs in International Law, Volume One
Book No.:
W-46148
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Title:
Fundamentals of U.S. Foreign Policy, March 1988
Publisher:
United States Department of State, Washington, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Blue wraps, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-30157
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, diplomacy
Author:
Title:
Tractatus Pacis . . . Treaty of Peace and Friendship between . . . Anne [and] Philip the Vth . . . Concluded at Utrecht [ESTC T51509] [with] A Provisional Regulation of Trade [ESTC T32181 pt 2] [with] Treaty of Navigation and Commerce [ESTC T51506]
Publisher:
Printed by John Baskett [and two others], London, 1713-14.
Description:
The treaties between England and Spain negotiated in July and subsequently in 1713, in which the English "received the largest portion of colonial and commercial spoils", including the right to supply Spanish colonies with slaves for thirty years
Condition:
Modern brown paper wraps, a bit creased, some light browning and the binding somewhat strained, else quite usable with good margins; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79904
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
international law, SPAIN, law of slavery
 
Author:
Jacob, Giles
Title:
Lex Mercatoria: Or, the Merchant's Companion. Containing all the Laws and Statutes Relating to Merchandize . . . Privateers, Piracy . . . With An Introduction, setting forth the Laws of Nature and of Nations, Dominion of the Sea [etc.]. Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling [etc.], London, 1729.
Description:
The final, expanded edition of the first general treatise devoted to the law merchant to be written by a common law lawyer, adding a chapter on the sea laws of Oleron and Rhodes and another as a dictionary devoted to law and mercantile terms
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, somewhat rubbed, else quite clean and well-preserved; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78934
Price:
$ 1150.00
Category:
Commercial Law, international law, natural law, law of piracy
 
Author:
Allen, Polly R. and Peter B. Kenen
Title:
The Balance of Payments, Exchange Rates, and Economic Policy
Publisher:
Department of Economics, Princeton University, Princeton, 1979.
Description:
Reprints in International Finance No. 19
Condition:
Wraps, a well-preserved ex-library copy; 64 pages
Book No.:
W-30222
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
economics, international law
 
Author:
Title:
Selected Articles from Chinese Yearbook of International Law
Publisher:
China Translation & Publishing Corporation, Beijing, 1983.
Description:
Condition:
White cloth, a good copy
Book No.:
W-30127
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
CHINA, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The Law of U.S.-U.S.S.R. Trade. Papers Prepared for Conference of American and Soviet Legal Scholars, June, 1965
Publisher:
Association of American Law Schools, Washington, 1965.
Description:
Five essays, including the lead essay of Harold J. Berman (on the further growth of an international climate favorable to peace) and the second by Soia Mentshcikoff (on principles of law bearing upon contracts between companies of the two countries)
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, ex-library, the front wrap strained, else a good copy in a later library binder; 103 pages
Book No.:
W-75665
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
SOVIET UNION, international law
Author:
Title:
Report on the Symposium on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize award to Bertha von Suttner, organized by the Embassies of Austria, Norway and Sweden in cooperation with the Carnegie Foundation in the Peace Palace [etc.]
Publisher:
Carnegie Foundation, The Hague, 2005.
Description:
With five addresses, including those on the law of disarmament and arms control, on international law and the ius contra bellum, and on the Hague Conference of 1909, together with Bertha von Suttner's Nobel Lecture and a bibliography of her work
Condition:
Original printed illustrated oversize wraps, a very good copy, 48 pages; uncommon, five copies in OCLC, one outside The Netherlands
Book No.:
W-76837
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Title:
A Rare, extensive collection of over 250 mid-19th century original General Orders of Great Britain's Board of Customs, each dated and numbered, signed and initialed (usually by several individuals), with frequent manuscript notations and emendations
Publisher:
Board of Customs, London, 1846-48.
Description:
A day-to-day view of Great Britain's international commercial affairs during a three year period of its "imperial century", with orders issued by the Board itself, the Treasury Chambers, the Privy Council, and the Queen herself at several palaces
Condition:
Contemporary 1/2 vellum, the front board detached, each order with a hole towards its top as if initially spiked, else a good usable volume
Book No.:
W-76682
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
economics, international law
Author:
Bemis, George
Title:
Precedents of American Neutrality, in Reply to the Speech of Sir Roundell Palmer, Attorney General of England, in the British House of Commons, May 13, 1864.
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1864.
Description:
One of several tracts by the Harvard educated lawyer (whose Bemis Professorship of International Law remains at Harvard) "distinguished for their uniformly high level of thought" and cementing his reputation as a scholar-publicist of the first rank
Condition:
Original gray printed wraps, somewhat worn and chipped, but a usable copy; 83 pages
Book No.:
W-72541
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Manley, William]
Title:
A Collection Of The Laws of the Customs Now in Force, To prevent Frauds and Abuses in the Revenue . . . Being An Abridgement of several Acts of Parliament . . . Wherein are contained The Powers given by the Laws now in Force [etc.]. Goldsmiths 7924
Publisher:
Printed by Thomas Baskett . . . for Robert Vincent [etc.], London, 1742.
Description:
A rare work, seeking to provide "outdoor officers" with sufficient legal knowledge to stem fraud, digesting the laws from the 14th century onwards, providing opinions of counsel on doubtful points, and listing the legal wharfs; three copies in RLIN
Condition:
?Later 1/2 calf, rubbed, title clipped, else a good untrimmed copy
Book No.:
W-69523
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
economics, Abridgements, justices of peace, Exchequer, international law
 
Author:
Gold, Joseph
Title:
Transformations of the International Monetary Fund
Publisher:
Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, n.p., 1981.
Description:
Reprinted from Vol. 20, No. 2 of the journal
Condition:
Stapled wraps, well-preserved; 13 pages
Book No.:
W-30411
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
international law, economics
 
Author:
Wright, Quincy
Title:
Problems of Stability and Progress in International Relations
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1954.
Description:
Condition:
Original green cloth, a worn but usable ex-library copy
Book No.:
W-30393
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Zamora, Stephen and Ronald A. Brand (eds.)
Title:
Basic Documents of International Economic Law. Two Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Commerce Clearing House, Chicago, 1990.
Description:
Eight parts, including Regulation of International Trade, Finance, and Foreign Investment; Protection of Intellectual Property Rights; Regional Economic Organizations; Instruments Governing Private Commercial Transactions, Litigation, and Arbitration
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a trifle rubbed, else a very good set; John Norton Moore's copy, with his ownership signatures in both volumes
Book No.:
W-78423
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
international law, economics
 
Author:
Title:
Treaties in Force, A List of Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States in Force on January 1, 1986
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a clean ex-library copy; 340 pages
Book No.:
W-30170
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, diplomacy
Author:
Lenoble, Jacques and Marc Maesschalck
Title:
Toward a Theory of Governance, The Action of Norms
Publisher:
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2003.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed boards, as new, still in the publisher's shrinkwrap
Book No.:
W-79249
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
international law, natural law
 
Author:
Title:
Primary Commodities, Market Developments and Outlook
Publisher:
International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1989.
Description:
World Economic and Financial Surveys, July 1989
Condition:
Printed wraps, rubbed but sound
Book No.:
W-30338
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
economics, international law
Author:
Title:
The Ship Owner's Manual . . . Containing a General System of the Maritime Laws . . . with Several New Adjudged Law Cases, and Abstracts of the Most Important Acts; Among Which are the Navigation Acts, Smuggling Acts, Manifest Act [etc.]. Eighth Edition
Publisher:
Printed, in Gateshead, by and for D. Akenhead and Sons [etc.], Newcastle upon Tyne, 1800.
Description:
A rare, provincially printed, highly practical work (not to be confused with the London printed "Shipmaster's Assistant"), treating of demurrage, insurance, bottomry, salvage, average, and arbitration, inter alia, with much on law and legislation
Condition:
Contemporary mottled sheep, rubbed, front joint cracked but holding, else quite clean and usable, the Taussig copy; no copy in ESTC, two in OCLC
Book No.:
W-78470
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
maritime law, international law, criminal law
Author:
Williams, John
Title:
The Laws of Trade and Commerce, Designed As a Book of Reference in Mercantile Transactions
Publisher:
Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, Paternoster-Row [etc.], London, 1812.
Description:
First edition of a wide-ranging treatise, partly based on the works of Adam Smith and Lord Kames, with substantial portions devoted to international law, both in peace and war, and to insurance, principal and agent, bills of exchange, and bankruptcy
Condition:
Contemporary polished calf, the spine rubbed, some mainly marginal pencil notations, else a very good fresh copy
Book No.:
W-76654
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
Commercial Law, international law, bankruptcy, insurance law, Bills and Notes
 
Author:
Title:
The Sea: Legal and Political Aspects, a Select Bibliography
Publisher:
United Nations, New York, 1974.
Description:
Bilingual edition, in both English and French
Condition:
Oversized stapled wraps; 46 pages
Book No.:
W-30903
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
maritime law, international law, Bibliography
Author:
Title:
A Subsidy Granted to the King, of Tonnage, and Poundage, and other Sums of Money, payable upon Merchandize Exported and Imported. Together with a Book of Rates [with] Rules and Instructions for the Tare of Goods & Merchandize [etc.]. Wing E2315 and E923A
Publisher:
Printed by Chr. Barker [and] Printed Anno Dom., London, 1661 & 1663.
Description:
Two rare works marking the evolution of one of the foremost constitutional debates of the seventeenth century, as Parliament granted Charles II these two important subsidies for his life, in contrast to the much circumscribed grants formerly made
Condition:
Contemporary unlettered calf, rubbed, rebacked, portions of the original spine laid down, the Taussig copy; three and two copies in ESTC respectively
Book No.:
W-78110
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
international law, maritime law, economics, English constitutional law
 
Author:
Title:
International Symposium on Packaging, Economic Development, and the Environment
Publisher:
Institute of Packaging Professionals, Herndon, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, sound, but with numerous markings in ink
Book No.:
W-30470
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
international law, environmental law
 
Author:
Gold, Joseph
Title:
Convertible Currency Clauses under Present International Monetary Arrangements
Publisher:
George Washington University, Washington, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a very good copy, 32 pages; reprinted from Volume 13 of the University's Journal of International Law and Economics
Book No.:
W-91683
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
banks, international law
 
Author:
Title:
The Work of the International Law Commission
Publisher:
United Nations, New York, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps reinforced with stapled boards, a usable ex-library copy
Book No.:
W-30239
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, United Nations
 
Author:
Murphy, John F.
Title:
State Support of International Terrorism, Legal, Political, and Economic Dimensions
Publisher:
Westview Press, Boulder, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-57103
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, Terrorism
 
Author:
Title:
Treaties in Force, A List of Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States in Force on January 1, 1969. Department of State Publication 8432
Publisher:
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1969.
Description:
Condition:
Original oversized sewn wraps, a bit worn, the head of the spine chipped, ex-Msg. Gleason Library, but a usable copy; 376 pages
Book No.:
W-91647
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, diplomacy
 
Author:
Title:
Strategy for Peace, Nineteenth Conference Report
Publisher:
Stanley Foundation, Muscatine, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 89 pages
Book No.:
W-30796
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
international law, Arms control
Author:
Title:
A Collection of articles, essays, addresses and Congressional hearings from the library of the noted Presidential, constitutional and legal scholar, Edward S. Corwin, thirty-nine in number, bound in four volumes
Publisher:
V.p., v.p., v.d.
Description:
Primarily copies presented to Professor Corwin, many with inscriptions and many signed or annotated by him, sometimes extensively, devoted to the Presidency, to freedom of the seas, to the Monroe Doctrine, and to powers of the national government
Condition:
Modern black cloth, gilt, a bit of wear, but generally quite a sound, usable set; with Corwin's ownership signature in pencil in one of the four volumes
Book No.:
W-71773
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
the Presidency, international law
 
Author:
Unterman, Lee D. and Christine W. Swent (eds.)
Title:
The Future of the United States Multinational Corporation
Publisher:
University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Orange cloth, a good sound copy
Book No.:
W-30421
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
corporations, international law
 
Author:
Ralston, Jackson H.
Title:
International Arbitration from Athens to Locarno
Publisher:
Stanford University Press, Stanford, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, slightly rubbed and faded, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-77073
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
international law, arbitration
Author:
Sawyer, Ellen (prep.)
Title:
Catalogue of the Laws of Foreign Countries in the State Library of Massachusetts
Publisher:
Wright & Potter, Boston, 1911.
Description:
A substantial catalogue, arranged by country or jurisdiction, interleaved, once the copy of F.X. Dwyer, the law librarian at Harvard and subsequently of Congress, with his name in gilt on the spine and his occasional, substantive additions laid in
Condition:
Later buckram, gilt, lightly worn, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-77280
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
libraries, international law
 
Author:
Title:
No. 84-5327, R. David Finzer, Father, et al., Appellants, v. Marion S. Barry, Jr., Mayor, District of Columbia, et al., Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia (Civil Action No. 84-0899)
Publisher:
Wilson-Epes Printing Co., Washington, [1986].
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, the spine nicked, but sound
Book No.:
W-30429
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Title:
Confidential Information Series no. 9; Division of Intercourse and Education
Publisher:
Carnegie Institute, Washington DC, 1916.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14263
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
education, international law
Author:
Title:
Anno Regni Caroli II . . . Decimo Quinto. At the Parliament begun at Westminster the Eight day of May, Anno Dom. 1661 . . . And there continued . . .in the 15th year . . . And thence Prorogued to the 16th of March then next following. Not in Wing or ESTC
Publisher:
Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker [etc.], London, 1663.
Description:
The acts of the Cavalier Parliament's second session, including the act explaining the Act of Uniformity [c.1] and the 1663 Navigation Act [c.7], part of the legislation "form[ing] the basis for . . . British overseas trade for nearly 200 years"
Condition:
Modern calf, morocco label gilt, some browning, else quite sound, fourteen public and twelve public acts, with the table, 312 pages; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79983
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
Acts, Parliament, Commercial Law, international law, Ecclesiastical Law
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:
Malynes, Gerard
Title:
Consuetudo, Vel, Lex Mercatoria, Or The Antient Law-Merchant . . . Necessarie for All States-men, Iudges, Magistrates, Temporall and Ciuile Lawyers, Mint-Men, Merchants, Marriners, and all others negotiating in all places of the World. S.T.C. 17223
Publisher:
Printed by Adam Islip [etc.], London, 1629.
Description:
The reissue of the first edition of a pioneering work, Malynes "the first Englishman to treat of the Law Merchant as a whole", in Holdsworth's words, and thereby introducing English merchants and lawyers to the legal doctrines of continental Europe
Condition:
Contemporary speckled unlettered calf, joints cracking but firm, ownership signature of Thomas Stone with his initials on the boards; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-78737
Price:
$ 3500.00
Category:
international law, maritime law, admiralty
 
Author:
Title:
Maritime Labour Conventions and Recommendations
Publisher:
International Labor Organisation, Geneva, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 226 pages
Book No.:
W-30521
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
labor law, international law, maritime law
 
Author:
Moser, Michael J. (ed.)
Title:
Foreign Trade, Investment and the Law in the People's Republic of China
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-56758
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
international law, CHINA
 
Author:
Vollenhoven, C[ornelis] van
Title:
Recherches Concernant le "De Iure Belli ac Pacis" de Grotius, Faites aux Archives Nationales de France, par L.V. Ledeboer [I] Resultats Provisoires [and] [II] Resultats Definitifs
Publisher:
Koninkluke Akademie van Wetenschappen, Amsterdam, 1929-30.
Description:
Professor van Vollenhoven's ingenious discovery of the previously unknown authority relied upon by Grotius in his De Jure Belli ac Pacis, asserting the survival in international law of the obscure doctrine of "postliminy"; uncommon, 4 copies in OCLC
Condition:
Original printed wraps, the second worn and torn, but complete
Book No.:
W-68590
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
international law, Holland
 
Author:
Gold, Joseph
Title:
The Fund Agreement in the Courts, XIV
Publisher:
International Monetary Fund, Washington, 1979.
Description:
Reprinted from International Monetary Fund Staff Papers, Vol. 26, No. 3
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 32 pages
Book No.:
W-30376
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
economics, international law
Author:
Egerton, Thomas, Lord Ellesmere
Title:
The Speech of the Lord Chancellor of England, in the Eschequer Chamber, touching the Post-nati. S.T.C. 7540. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed for the Societie of Stationers, London, 1609.
Description:
Egerton's argument as Lord Chancellor in Calvin's Case, recently described as "a lengthy study of English law and history . . . published with the encouragement of King James", likely his most important work, and the only one published in his life
Condition:
Modern 3/4 morocco, lightly faded, light browning, else very crisp with both first and last blanks with their marginal rules; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-79428
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
SCOTLAND, international law, English constitutional law
Author:
Davies, John
Title:
The Question Concerning Impositions, Tonnage, Poundage, Prizage, Customs, &c. Fully stated and argued, from Reason, Law, and Policy. Dedicate To King James . . . By Sir John Davies, His then Majesties Attourney Generall. Wing D407A; Sowerby 2954
Publisher:
Printed by S.G. for Henry Twyford, in Vine-Court [etc.], London, 1656.
Description:
First edition of Davies' ingenious invocation of international law, the law merchant, and canon and civil law to buttress James I's sovereign claims to impose customs upon international trade absent Parliamentary agreement; with the advertising leaf
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, tne binding somewhat strained, two ink blots on the title, some browning, usable and sound; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80054
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
international law, canon law, Parliament, Commercial Law
Author:
Vattel, Emerich de
Title:
The Law of Nations; or Principles of the Law of Nature: Applied to the Conduct and Affairs of Nations and Sovereigns . . . A Work Tending to Display the True Interest of Powers. Translated from the French. ESTC N10257; see Sowerby 1404 note
Publisher:
Luke White, Dublin, 1792.
Description:
An early Irish edition of one of the most influential treatises on international law, particularly in this country where it was cited more than any other work by early American courts and grouped by Jefferson with Grotius, Pufendorf and Wolff
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rubbed, joints just cracking but firm, back board with portion of leather lacking; Armistead T. Mason's copy with his signature
Book No.:
W-18102
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
international law, natural law
Author:
Title:
His Majesties Gracious Speech to the Lords & Commons, Together with the Lord Chancellor's, At the opening of the Parliament, On the 8th day of May, 1661. Wing C3017. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker [etc.], London, 1661.
Description:
The speech in which Charles II announces his proposed marriage to Catherine of Braganza, cementing England's relations with Portugal and France as against Spain, the potential religious conflict (Catherine a Roman Catholic) skilfully downplayed
Condition:
?Original self wraps, disbound, definite browning, the title's lower right blank corner torn away, else usable, with the final blank; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80070
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
Parliament, marriage, PORTUGAL, international law, FRANCE, SPAIN, Religion
 
Author:
Pocock, Tom
Title:
Battle for Empire, The Very First World War, 1756-63
Publisher:
Michael O'Mara Books Limited, London, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, well-preserved; 272 pages
Book No.:
W-67426
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography, admiralty, trials, international law
 
Author:
Clifton, Robin
Title:
The Last Popular Rebellion, The Western Rising of 1685
Publisher:
Maurice Temple Smith, London, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41911
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
17TH CENTURY, international law, trials
 
Author:
Herczegh, Geza
Title:
Development of International Humanitarian Law
Publisher:
Akademiai Kiado, Budapest, 1984.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-56694
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
international law, war, human rights
 
Author:
Kaeuper, Richard W.
Title:
War, Justice, and Public Order England and France in the Later Middle Ages
Publisher:
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1988.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14700
Price:
$ 78.00
Category:
international law, war
Author:
Medows, Philip
Title:
Observations Concerning the Dominion and Sovereignty of the Seas: Being an Abstract of the Marine Affairs of England. Wing M1567. Quarto
Publisher:
Printed by Edw. Jones; and sold by Samuel Lowndes [etc.], London, 1689.
Description:
The influential treatise written by a seasoned diplomat revisiting the debate between Grotius and Selden over freedom of the seas, foreshadowing modern practice and called "the best book against . . . English claims to the sovereignty of the sea"
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, the spine gilt lettered, occasional very light browning, with the license leaf before the title; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80199
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
international law, maritime law
Author:
Grotius, Hugo
Title:
De Mari Libero et P[aullus] Merula de Maribus [and two other works]. Ter Meulen et Diermanse 546
Publisher:
Ex Officina Elzevier, Leiden, 1633.
Description:
Grotius' first work on international law, "proclaiming, explaining, and in no small measure making the 'freedom of the seas'", one of seven editions published during his life, an attractive, pocket-sized Elzevier printing with the engraved title
Condition:
Modern calf, blind decorated and gilt ruled, all edges gilt, decorated endpapers and pastedowns, clean, fresh and quite pretty; the Taussig copy
Book No.:
W-80213
Price:
$ 950.00
Category:
international law
Author:
Title:
International Legal Protection of Refugees. Final Report of the World Peace Through Law Center to the United Nations High Commssioner for Refugees. July 31, 1976
Publisher:
World Peace Through Law Center, Washington, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Original oversized black cloth, the front board gilt lettered, a very good copy, 46 pages printed on the rectos only; one copy in OCLC
Book No.:
W-80259
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
international law
 
Author:
Baker, Elizabeth Feaster
Title:
Henry Wheaton, 1785-1848
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1937.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-52949
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, biography, criminal law, international law, labor law, New York, women's law
 
Author:
Craigmyle, Lord
Title:
John Marshall in Diplomacy and in Law
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1933.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-19472
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
biography, international law, Supreme Court, trials
Author:
Ter Meulen, Jacob
Title:
Bibliographie des Ecrits sur Hugo Grotius Imprimes au XVIIe Siecle
Publisher:
Martinus Nijhoff, La Haye, 1961.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, a bit bowed, else a very good copy, with the bookplate of Dr Theo Venn and his occasional pencil notations in the margins
Book No.:
W-79528
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
Bibliography, international law, 17TH CENTURY, Holland

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