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Author:
Title:
Legal London engraved. Twelve Wood Engravings by Hilary Paynter. Introduction and Notes by William E. Butler and Brian H.W. Hill
Publisher:
The Primrose Academy Ltd, London, 1998.
Description:
Twelve stunning engravings capturing never previously depicted scenes of the Inns and their surroundings, the first instance in which the Inns have been portrayed in woodcuts, the artist, Hilary Paynter, among the foremost wood engravers of our time
Condition:
Buckram-backed decorated boards, one of 135 copies (number 81) designed and printed by Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press signed by the artist
Book No.:
W-74971
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
Legal Art, Inns of Court
 
Author:
Garrard, Mary D.
Title:
Artemisia Gentileschi, The Image of the Female Hero in Italian Baroque Art
Publisher:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-69987
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
biography, Legal Art, trials, ITALY, women's law
 
Author:
Bindman, David
Title:
The Shadow of the Guillotine, Britain and the French Revolution. With Contributions by Aileen Dawson and Mark Jones
Publisher:
British Museum Publications, London, 1989.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed sewn oversize illustrated wraps, a bit worn, but a good copy; 232 pages
Book No.:
W-71232
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
biography, Legal Art, 18TH CENTURY, FRANCE, trials
 
Author:
Hindley, Charles
Title:
Curiosities of Street Literature: Comprising "Cocks," or "Catchpennies," A Large and Curious Assortment of Street-Drolleries, Squibs . . . Dying Speeches and Confessions [etc.]. With a New Introduction by Leslie Shepard. Two Volumes
Publisher:
The Broadsheet King, 15, Mortimer Terrace, N.W.5, London, 1966.
Description:
With a lengthy last Division (of four) on The "Gallows" Literature of the Streets, with just over seventy full-page images
Condition:
Cloth-backed marbled boards, gilt, a bit rubbed, but quite a good set, reproducing the original 1871 edition
Book No.:
W-70997
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
legal ephemera, Legal Art, criminal law, trials
 
Author:
O'Connell, Sheila
Title:
The Popular Print in England, 1550-1850
Publisher:
British Museum Press, London, 1999.
Description:
Narcissus Luttrell's collection is discussed at pages 91-92 and 194-95
Condition:
Original printed sewn wraps, well-preserved; 256 pages
Book No.:
W-66406
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
Legal Art, legal ephemera, Legal Prints
 
Author:
Gould, Veronica Franklin (ed.)
Title:
The Vision of G.F. Watts OM RA (1817-1904)
Publisher:
Watts Gallery, Guildford, 2004.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed illustrated oversized wraps, well-preserved; 96 pages
Book No.:
W-72294
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
biography, Legal Art, Inns of Court
 
Author:
Laughton, Bruce
Title:
Honore Daumier
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60431
Price:
$ 55.00
Category:
FRANCE, Legal Art, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Post, Margaret (intro.)
Title:
Royal Portraits from the Plea Rolls, Henry VIII to Charles II
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office [for the Public Record Office], London, 1974.
Description:
A little known source of Royal portraiture, selected from the initial membrances of the plea rolls between 1460 and 1674, the first letter of which (the 'P' of Placita coram domino rege) was decorated, often with the sovereign's portrait; in color
Condition:
Printed stapled oblong wraps, somewhat worn; 16 pages
Book No.:
W-62574
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Legal Art, MEDIEVAL, Legal Art, Manuscripts
 
Author:
Post, Margaret (intro.)
Title:
Royal Portraits from the Plea Rolls, Henry VIII to Charles II
Publisher:
Her Majesty's Stationery Office [for the Public Record Office], London, 1974.
Description:
A little known source of Royal portraiture, selected from the initial membrances of the plea rolls between 1460 and 1674, the first letter of which (the 'P' of Placita coram domino rege) was decorated, often with the sovereign's portrait; in color
Condition:
Printed stapled oblong wraps, somewhat worn; 16 pages
Book No.:
W-62574
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Legal Art, MEDIEVAL, Legal Art, Manuscripts
 
Author:
Robbins, Sara (ed.)
Title:
Law, A Treasury of Art and Literature
Publisher:
Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc., New York, 1990.
Description:
The most comprehensive modern work devoted to law and art, from "Ancient Beginnings" through "American Modernity"; with 198 well reproduced illustrations, 113 in color
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustwrapper
Book No.:
W-72747
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Law and Literature, Legal Art, Law and Literature, Law and Literature
 
Author:
Egerton, Judy
Title:
Hogarth's Marriage A-la-Mode. Featuring a DVD narrated by Alan Bennett
Publisher:
National Gallery Company, London, 2010.
Description:
Condition:
Original illustrated boards, as new; with the DVD in the protective pocket affixed to the rear pastdown
Book No.:
W-76437
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
Legal Art, marriage, biography
 
Author:
L'Engle, Susan and Robert Gibbs
Title:
Illuminating the Law, Legal Manuscripts in Cambridge Collections
Publisher:
Harvey Miller Publishers, London, 2001.
Description:
Condition:
Original oversize cloth, a very good copy, in the dustjacket, with a broadsheet prospectus for the work (with one vertical crease) laid in
Book No.:
W-71243
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Bibliography, MEDIEVAL, Legal Art
 
Author:
Ribner, Jonathan P.
Title:
Broken Tablets, The Cult of the Law in French Art from David to Delacroix
Publisher:
University of California Press, Los Angeles, 1993.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-56274
Price:
$ 55.00
Category:
education, 18TH CENTURY, 19TH CENTURY, Legal Art, FRANCE
 
Author:
Madero, Marta
Title:
Tabula Picta, Painting and Writing in Medieval Law. Translated by Monique Dascha Inciarte and Roland David Valayre. Foreword by Roger Chartier
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 2004.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-77507
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
MEDIEVAL, Legal Art, Intellectual Property
 
Author:
St. Clair, William
Title:
Lord Elgin and the Marbles, The Controversial History of the Parthenon Sculptures. Second Edition
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1998.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed wraps, showing wear, but sound; 419 pages
Book No.:
W-76689
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
biography, ancient law, GREECE, Legal Art
 
Author:
Gretton, Thomas
Title:
Murders and Moralities, English Catchpenny Prints, 1800-1860
Publisher:
Colonnade Books [British Museum Publications Ltd], London, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Original illustrated sewn wraps, somewhat marked and faded, but quite sound; 128 pages
Book No.:
W-71498
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, 19TH CENTURY, Legal Art, legal ephemera, Bibliography
 
Author:
Jones, Malcolm
Title:
The Print in Early Modern England, An Historical Oversight
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 2010.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-77785
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Legal Art, Legal Prints
 
Author:
Herz, Ruth
Title:
The Art of Justice, The Judge's Perspective
Publisher:
Hart Publishing, Portland, 2012.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket; with the February 15, 2013 Times Literary Supplement review by Gary Watt (slightly stained) laid in
Book No.:
W-77637
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
Legal Art, FRANCE
 
Author:
Cohn, Albert M.
Title:
George Cruikshank, A Catalogue Raisonne of the Work Executed During the Years 1806-1877, with Collations, Notes, Approximate Values, Facsimiles, and Illustrations. Second Martino Printing
Publisher:
Martino Publishing, Mansfield Centre, 2004.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-73186
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
biography, Legal Art, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Hiller, Peter
Title:
Jo Mora, California Cowboy & Artist
Publisher:
Book Club of California, San Francisco, 2010.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed oversized sewn wraps, a bit dusty and marked, else a very good copy
Book No.:
W-77497
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
biography, California, Legal Art
 
Author:
Title:
Daumier, 1808-1879
Publisher:
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1999.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, oversized, a very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-70674
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Legal Art, biography, FRANCE
 
Author:
Sharpe, J. A.
Title:
Crime and the Law in English Satirical Prints 1600-1832
Publisher:
Chadwyck-Healey, Cambridge, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50084
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Legal Art, humor, 17TH CENTURY, 18TH CENTURY, 19TH CENTURY, Legal Prints, Bibliography
 
Author:
Clapp, Jane
Title:
Art Censorship, A Chronology of Proscribed and Prescribed Art
Publisher:
Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy in the original blue cloth
Book No.:
W-68331
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
censorship, Legal Art
 
Author:
Edgerton, Samuel Y.
Title:
Pictures and Punishment, Art and Criminal Prosecution during the Florentine Renaissance
Publisher:
Cornell University Press, Ithaca, 1985.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-60407
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
Legal Art, criminal law, ITALY, 16TH CENTURY

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