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EVERY MAN HIS OWN LAWYER: Or, the Several Modes of Commencing and Conducting Actions in the Court for the Trial… by  James Hewson - First edition - 1841. - from Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. (SKU: 96815)

EVERY MAN HIS OWN LAWYER: Or, the Several Modes of Commencing and Conducting Actions in the Court for the Trial of Small Causes in the State of New-Jersey, Rendered Plain and Easy; with a Variety of Forms for Drawing Statements of Demand, Together with Numerous References to the State Laws and Decisions of the Supreme Court. Prepared and Arranged by James Hewson, Justice of the Peace.

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EVERY MAN HIS OWN LAWYER: Or, the Several Modes of Commencing and Conducting Actions in the Court for the Trial of Small Causes in the State of New-Jersey, Rendered Plain and Easy; with a Variety of Forms for Drawing Statements of Demand, Together with Numerous References to the State Laws and Decisions of the Supreme Court. Prepared and Arranged by James Hewson, Justice of the Peace.

by Hewson, James

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Newark: Aaron Guest, 1841., 1841.. Fair. - Octavo, 7-1/4 inches high by 4-3/8 inches wide. Bound in full contemporary tan calf with a gilt-titled red leather label on the spine. A New Jersey attorney's ownership signature is penned in an early hand on the front cover. The covers are rubbed and soiled. 124 pages. The hinges are cracked and the endpapers are lacking. There is some staining and foxing throughout with several short tears and chips to the edges of the title page. Good.

First edition.

The book appears to be from the library of New Jersey lawyer Fred W. DeCamp, with his ownership signature on the front cover: "The Property of F.W. DeCamp, Essex County, NJ".

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96815
Title
EVERY MAN HIS OWN LAWYER: Or, the Several Modes of Commencing and Conducting Actions in the Court for the Trial of Small Causes in the State of New-Jersey, Rendered Plain and Easy; with a Variety of Forms for Drawing Statements of Demand, Together with Numerous References to the State Laws and Decisions of the Supreme Court. Prepared and Arranged by James Hewson, Justice of the Peace.
Author
Hewson, James
Book condition
Used - Fair
Quantity available
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Newark: Aaron Guest, 1841.
Date Published
1841.
Keywords
LAW; LEGAL; SMALL CLAIMS; EVERY MAN HIS OWN LAWYER; THE SEVERAL MODES OF COMMENCING AND CONDUCTION ACTIONS IN THE COURT FOR THE TREIAL OF SMALL CAUSES IN THE STATED OF NEW-JERSEY, RENDERED PLAIN AND EASY; FORMS; STATEMENTS OF DEMANDS; JAMES HEWSON; NINETE
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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. (incorporated 1989) is a general antiquarian book store which buys and sells collections and individual items of significance. Booksellers Ric Zank and Daniel Meunier each bring to the business over 18 years of experience in seeking out and offering for sale unusual, uncommon and rare books, autographs, and ephemera in all fields. Our office is open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and frequently later. An answering machine will take your message after hours and when we are out of the office.

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