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image of THE CONSTITUTION OF ENGLAND; OR AN ACCOUNT OF THE ENGLISH GOVERNMENT; in which it is Compared Both with the Republican Form of Government, and the Other Monarchies in Europe

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London: G. Wilkie, J. Cuthell, J. Stockdale, [et al.], 1816. 8vo. Leaves 21 x 13 cm. [2], xxviii, 554 pages, plus frontispiece portrait of the author. Indexes to the text and the editor's footnotes. Contemporary quarter calf with raised bands and gilt spine decorations over marbled boards with calf tips. Light wear to extremities; rubbing and a few scuffs… Read more
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image of PRECEDENTS FOR THE USE OF JUSTICES OF THE PEACE: Being a General Collection of Forms of Practice, Adapted to the Existing Laws of Pennsylvania, to which is Added a Plain, Practical System of Conveyancing, Sufficiently Copious to Enable a Person Accurately to Draw Any Instrument of Writing Appertaining to the Business of a Conveyancer Without Having Recourse to Any Other Work

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Reading: George Getz, 1822. Small quarto. [Leaves 19.5 x 16 cm.] viii, 143, [1] pages. Original marbled waste paper-covered boards (employing discarded legal forms) with red leather spine and corners; spine title and fillets in gilt. Extremities worn, small chip to base of the spine, spine darkened from sun and soil, stains to boards. Hinges split and joints are… Read more
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image of A DIGEST OF THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA: Containing All Statutes and the Substance of All Resolutions of a General and Public Nature, and Now in Force, which have been Passed in this State, Previous to the Session of the General Assembly of December, 1820.  With Occasional Explanatory Notes, and Connecting References, and a List of the Statutes Repealed or Obsolete.  To which is Added, an Appendix; Containing the Constitution of the United States; the Constitution of the State of Georgia as Amended; the Statute of Frauds and Perjuries; the Habeas Corpus Act, &c. &c.  Also References to Such Local Acts as Relate to Towns, Counties, Internal Navigation, County Academies, &c.  With a Copious Index

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Milledgeville, [Ga.]: Grantland & Orme, [printed by J. & J. Harper, New York], 1822. 8vo (in fours). Leaves approx. 23 x 14 cm. xiii, [3], [17]-669 pages, including half-title. Contemporary calf with black leather spine label, recently rebacked with the original spine laid down. Some wear, stains, and small scrapes to the leather. Light stains to the front endpapers.… Read more
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image of HISTORY OF CORPORAL FESS WHITAKER.  [Subtitle on cover: Life in the Kentucky Mountains, Mexico and Texas.]

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[Louisville, Ky.: printed by the Standard Printing Co., 1918. Likely published by the author who holds the copyright.] 152 pages. Numerous photographs printed with the text; many are full-page and most of them are portraits, including two of the author. Original green cloth with gilt title piece on the front cover. 20.5 x 15.5 cm. Light speckling to cloth,… Read more
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image of CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA AND COPY OF THE ACT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ENTITLED AN ACT TO AMEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA (Chapter 99, Public Laws, Session of 1915)

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Raleigh, N.C.: Office of the Secretary of State, by authority of the General Assembly; [printed by] Edwards & Broughton Printing Co., 1916. 40 pages. Original printed self-wraps; stapled as issued. 23 x 15 cm. Good plus. A few small spots and slight toning to wraps; some light marginal creasing. FIRST EDITION. Laid-in is a one-page printed circular letter, signed… Read more
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image of LAW TALES FOR LAYMEN.  [Spine and dust jacket title: "Law Tales for Laymen and Wayside Tales from Carolina."]

LAW TALES FOR LAYMEN. [Spine and dust jacket title: "Law Tales for Laymen and Wayside Tales from Carolina."]

by Seawell, Joseph Lacy

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Published
1925
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First edition
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$115.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: Alfred Williams & Co., [printed by Bynum Printing Co.], 1925. 314 pages, plus six full-page photographic plates. The front free endpaper is printed with a copyright notice on the recto and prior appearance notice on verso. Original olive-green cloth with gilt spine lettering. 20 x 15 cm. There was a variant in blue cloth, priority unknown. A… Read more
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image of THE PAPERS OF WALTER CLARK...  Volume One, 1857-1901... Volume Two, 1902-1924.

THE PAPERS OF WALTER CLARK... Volume One, 1857-1901... Volume Two, 1902-1924.

by Clark, Walter; Aubrey Lee Brooks and Hugh Talmage Lefler, eds.

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[1948-1950]
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First edition
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$110.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [1948-1950]. Two volumes. xv, [1], 607 and vii, [1], 608 pages, plus portrait frontispiece and plates in each volume. Original red cloth. 24 x 16 cm. Very good plus in good only dust jackets. Bookplate on each front pastedown, mild marginal foxing to plates and facing pages, still a nice… Read more
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image of A GENERAL COLLECTION OF FORMS AND PRECEDENTS IN CONVEYANCING ...

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Reading: George Getz; Philadelphia: George & Byington, George W. Mentz & Son; printed by John C. Clark, Philadelphia, 1837. 4to. xi, [1], 143, [1] pages. Original quarter calf over paper covered boards, with later typescript paper spine label and new endpapers. [26 cm.] Good plus. A few stains to covers; scattered foxing. SECOND… Read more
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