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J C Juta & Co, Cape Town, 1898. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Three volumes (complete). A much owned set of books. The spines of all three were repaired with green cloth (to march the boards). Volume I: 'Sale and Lease' - Second Edition. The boards are worn, scuffed, marked all about. They are tight… Read more
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Institutes and History of Roman Private Law of Catena of Texts

by Salkowski, Dr Carl; Whitfield, E E (transl, and ed)

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Published
1886
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Stevens and Haynes, Temple Bar, London, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1048 pages (complete). A rare copy of the first edition of the English translation of Salkowski's 'Roman Private Law'. The boards have wear from shelving and handling. They have some scuffing, marks. The spine has wear to the head and foot,… Read more
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On Colonial Laws: Commentaries of The Civil Law and The Law of Holland

by Burge, William; Juta, Henry H (compiler)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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J C Juta & Co, Cape Town, 1887. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 378 pages (complete). A placid copy. Half leather. Tan boards. Ex-library with consequent debris, labels, annotations, use. The leather corners and spine have wear, scuffing, marks from shelving and handling. The boards are scuffed, worn about… Read more
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Verhandeling van het Wissel-Recht

by Pothier, Robert Joseph; Linden, Joannes van der (trans)

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Published
1801
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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A en J Honkoop, Leyden, 1801. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 231 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. An antique copy. The boards are much worn all about. The edges are worn from handling, shelving, age. The boards are scuffed, marked. The spine is much worn: the body-cover is missing. Nonetheless,… Read more
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Commentaries on the Laws of England - Book the Third ... with the last corrections of the author; and with notes and additions ..

by Blackstone, Sir William; Christian, Edward (notes and additions)

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Published
1794
Condition
Good
Edition
12th edition
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$40.00

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T Cadell, London, 1794. 12th edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 455 pages plus 35 appendix pages (complete). A placid copy. A trivial note: the style and titles of George II continue "...Britain, France, and Ireland king..." This inclusion of France continued until after the French Revolution when the vanity was very quietly dropped! A sturdy… Read more
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A Digest of the Criminal Law (Crimes and Punishments)

by Stephen, Sir James Fitzjames

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1883
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$160.00

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Macmillan and Co., Limited, London, 1883. Third Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 420 pages (complete). An aged copy. Half leather. The leathered corners and spine have wear all about. The corners are scuffed, rubbed. The spine has wear about the seams and head and foot and along the body. The boards are scuffed,… Read more
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Commentaries on Colonial and Foreign Laws Generally, and In Their Conflict with each other, and with the law of England - Vol IV

by Burge, William

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1838
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$500.00

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Saunders and Benning, London, 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 758 pages plus index (complete). A benign copy. Full leather. The front board has a printed and stamped gilt previous owner names. The spine has gilt titling. The boards have scuffing, wear, marks all about. The corners have shallow knocks. They… Read more
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image of History of Roman Law ... from the text of Ortolan's Histoire de la Legislation Romaine et Generalisation du Droit

History of Roman Law ... from the text of Ortolan's Histoire de la Legislation Romaine et Generalisation du Droit

by Pritchard, Iltudus T; Nasmith, David; Cutler, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
2nd Edition
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$150.00

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Butterworth & Co., London, 1896. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 570 pages (complete). A benign copy. The boards have some fading, wear, scuffing, storage marks. Blind stamped decoration on the front board, gilt titling on the spine. The spine is sunned with wear to the head and foot and seams. The boards and… Read more
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image of Manuale Juris Synopticum in quo continentur Justiniani Institutiones cum Gaii Institutionibus e regione oppositis perpetuo collatae negnon Ulpiani Fragmenta - Pauli Sententiae - Vaticana Fragmenta - et aliae plurimae veterum jurisconsultorum reliquiae

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Henricum Plon, Bibliopolam, Parisiis , 1870. 5th edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4004 pages plus index (complete). In Latin throughout. A hardy copy. Pocket sized. Quarter leather. The boards are scuffed, worn, scuffed all about. The leather spine has pulling wear to the head and foot, label debris on the body. The spine… Read more
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Commentary upon the Pandects - Books IV, V, VI, IX, X

by Voet, Johannes; Sampson, Victor (abridge and transl. by)

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1891
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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J C Juta & Co, Cape Town and Johannesburg, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 414 pages (complete). Previous owner stamps about: for Louis Miller, a skilful and formidable Johannesburg defence advocate (he was not only an anarchist at heart and personal belief, but he was a collector of stamps, law reports and anything else that caught… Read more
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Commentary upon the Pandects - Books IV, V, VI, IX, X

by Voet, Johannes; Sampson, Victor (abridge and transl. by)

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Published
1891
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$180.00

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J C Juta & Co, Cape Town and Johannesburg, 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 414 pages (complete). Two previous owner signatures of these the most notable is that of Walter Pollak. Pollack was a teacher of law, an author of textbooks and a lawyer of repute, but it was his association with Nelson Mandela… Read more
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image of Voets Pandects Book II Tit I - On Jurisdiction; Part III being Bk II Tit 2 That every one use eth same law which he has lain down for another, Tit 3 How if any should not obey the Judge, Tit 4 On Citation in law; Part IV - Bk II (Tits V to XIII) on Citation in Law including Arrest (continued), On Citation, Securities, On Legal Holidays and Dilations, On Summonsing; Part V being Vol I, Bk II, Tit XIV on Pacts; Part VI being Vol I Bk IV on Transactions (Compromises)

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J C Juta, Cape Town, 1880-3. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Complete. Various Pandect translations in a stiff binder. Each extract has moiré covers. The boards - with blind stamped decoration - are scuffed, worn, marked by handling and storage all about. There is a label from a previous owner at the head of the spine.… Read more
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A Selection of Leading Cases in Equity with Notes - Vol II

by Tudor, Owen Davies

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Published
1872
Condition
Very Good
Edition
4th Edition
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$160.00

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William Maxwell & Son, London; Hodges, Foster & Co and E Ponsonby, Dublin; Thacker, Spink, & Co., Calcutta; Charles F Maxwell, Melbourne, 1872. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1198 pages (complete). A stout copy. Previous owner signatures (Leigh Hoskyns, Lincoln's Inn; Shepstone Giddy, Pretoria July 1915) on the half-title page. Half leather. The… Read more
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Studies in History and Jurisprudence

by Bryce, James

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1901
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$80.00

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Oxford University Press American Branch, New York / Henry Frowde, London, 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Two volumes (complete). A gratifying set. The books have a previous owner pressed stamp. The boards have mild scuffing, shelving wear about the edges and corners, some light marks. Stamped gilt tilting (bold) on the spine.… Read more
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Das Corpus Juris Civilis in's Deutsche ubersetzt von einem Vereine Rechtsgelehrter und herausgegeben - 7 Volumes

by Otto, Carl Eduard; Schilling, Bruno; Sintenis, Carl Friedrich Ferdinand

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Published
1839
Condition
Very Good
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$1,100.00

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Carl Focke, Leipzig, 1839. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Seven volumes (complete). In German throughout. Each volume has the ex-libris plate of the famous, bon vivant and silk, W O Danckwerts. Also previous owner signatures and stamps. All are quarter leather. Marbled boards. The boards and spines have wear, scuffing, marks and scuffing.… Read more
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image of Voet Commentarius ad Pandectas translated into English: Part II Servitudes (Book VIII); Of the Direct and Indirect Actions of Mandate (Book XVII Tit I), The Action of Partnership (Book XVII Tit II); Part I - The Contract of Sale (Book XVIII); The Contract of Letting and Hiring (Book XIX Tit 2); Injury or Libel (Book XLVII, Tit X)

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Stevens and Sons, London / J C Juta, Cape Town; John N Eagle, Philippolis, 1878 etc. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. Complete. A number of Voets' Commentaries and Pandects bound in one volume. A much owned copy. Various owner signatures on frontis and title pages (A Mendelow, W Gregorowsky, DD Hope). The boards are… Read more
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image of A Contribution to an English Translation of Voet's Commentary on the Pandects comprising all the titles on Purchase and Sale - Letting and Hiring - Mortgages - Evictions - Warranty - and Allied Subjects; being Lib XVIII, XIX, XX, XXI, and Tit. VII of Lib XIII

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Stevens & Hayes, London, 1902. New Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 557 pages (complete). A mild-mannered copy. Previous owner signature and stamps (Edwin van Reenen Schlemmer). The boards are benign. They have some scuffing, marks, wear all about. The spine has been burnished, wear to the head and foot. The boards are… Read more
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image of Voet Commentarius ad Pandectas Translated into English.  Of the Direct and Indirect Acction of Mandate (Book XVII Tit. I), The Action of Partnership (Book XVII Tit. II) / Voet Commentarius ad Pandectas translated into English.  Part I: The Contract of Sale (Book XVIII) / Voet Commentarius ad Pandectas translated into English/  The Contract of Letting and Hiring (Book XIX Tit. 2) / Johannes Voet ... His Commentary on the Pandects: wherein, besides the principles and the more celebrated controversies of the Roman Law, the Modern Law is also discussed, and the Chief Points of Practice - Pledges and Hypothecs (Book XX, title 1) / Voet Commentarius ad Pandectas translated into English.  Injury or Libel (Book XLVII,, Tit X)

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Stevens and Sons, London / J C Juta, Cape Town, 1879. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Various Commentaries of the Pandects by Voet combined (complete). Previous owner signature throughout from MORRIS ALEXANDER (one of the first Jews to sit in the South African Volksraad after Union; as member for Cape Town Castle constituency he was… Read more
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Schets van het Nederlandsch Staatsbestuur en dat der Overzeesche Bezittingen

by Romeijn, H J

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1914
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
7th Edition
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$50.00

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De Gebroeders Van Cleef, Gravenhage , 1914. 7th Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 1121 pages (complete). In Dutch throughout. Of most interest is the former owner signature: R P CLEVERINGA. Cleveringa was not only a Professor of Law at Leiden University, but he was also a Dutch Resistance hero during the Nazi Occupation. When… Read more
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Inleidinge tot de Hollandsche REchts-Geleerheid, beschreven bij Hugo de Groot - 2 volumes

by De Groot, Hugo ; Andreae, S J Fockema (annotations); Apeldoorn, L J van (revised by)

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Edition
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S Gouda Quint, Arnhem, 1926. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Two volumes (complete). In Dutch throughout. Half off-white cloth; marbled boards and end-papers. The first volume has the signature of L I Coertze, formerly Law Professor at the University of Pretoria. The boards are smart, pleasant. The contents are in excellent condition.… Read more
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