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The Detective Faculty, as Illustrated from Judicial Records and the Actualitites of Experience

By Bailey, W. H.

Cincinnati: Robert Clarke Company, 1896. Worldcat locates only 12 copies of this book in libraries. It is quite rare. Dedicated to the legal fraternity of Houston, Texas it contains chapters on Motive, Weapons, Decoys, Modes of Murder, Counterfeit Presentments, Divorce, Insanity, Bigamy, Rape etc. The inner front hinge is beginning to seperate but is still holding. Otherwise the book is in Good condition - a bit of wear, a bit of soil, delicate at front hindge, but generally Good. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


A Valuable Assistant to Every Man

By Freeman, Samuel

Boston: Thomas & Andrews, 1805. Or the American Clerk's Magazine. Forms of Writings and Other Instruments. The Whole of Which are Calculated for the Use of Citizens of the United States and Are Made Conformable to Law. Frayed top of spine. Bumped and worn corners. Wear around edges. Dry surface cracking of spine. Name and date inside front cover. "Moses Preston's Book" written on front end paper. Fold on front end paper. Overall a delicate and very readable antiquarian book.. Sixth Edition, Revised and Improved. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery, Volume the Fifth

By Vesey, Francis, Jr.

Philadelphia: P. Byrne, 1803. Michaelmas term 40 Geo. III. 1799 [to] Sittings after Hilary Term 41 Geo. III 1801. Boards cracked. Leather peeling from the edges. Corners bumped and worn. Front end paper spotted and chipped. Name and date on front end paper. Back end paper and back flyleaf damped.. Leather. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Literary Property

By Wincor, Richard

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., 1967. Slightly bumped and worn corners. Slight wear at extremities. Slight soil on jacket.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Women and the Law

By Bayles, George James

New York: The Century Co, 1901. X-library with Dewey number at bottom of spine. Wear along the edges of the covers. Bookplate inside front cover. Pocket on front end paper. Cracking along the front spine. Spines have been repaired. WDN written several times. Due date remains inside back cover. Frayed extremities. Bumped and worn corners.. Hard Cover. Poor/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X-library.


Wells's Lawyer and United States Form - Book

By Wells, John C.

New York: John C. Wells, 1852. 1/4th leather. Bumped and worn corners. Frayed extremities. Spine faded. Spotting and wear around edges of covers. Foxing on all pagers.. Leather. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


William Randolph Hearst V. FCC

By Black, Hugo L. Et Alii.

Washington, DC: Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, 1936. Soil on covers. No date but it seems to be 1936 from internal evidence. Black was chair of the Senate Committee in argument.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Power of An Insured to Control the Proceeds of His Policies

By Horstmann, Herbert C. And Tousley, Victor H.

Montpelier, VT: Capital City Press, 1926. This is a presentation copy, signed by the author who was a lawyer for the National Life Insurance Company in Montpelier, Vermont. Light wear at the extremities, near Very Good. . Author Inscribed and Signed. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Report of the Forty-Seventh Annual Meeting of the American Bar Association

By - American Bar Association

Baltimore, MD: The Lord Baltimore Press, 1924. Fading on spine. Wear. May be extra post because of weight.. Cloth. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Some Legal Aspects of Life Insurance Trusts

By Horton, Guy B.

Montpelier, VT: P.H. Gobie Press, Inc. (Bellows Falls), 1927. Wear at extremities. Lettering on cover faded.. Presentation By Author on Front Endpaper. Hard Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Commentaries on the Laws of England

By Blackstone, William

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979. Four Volumes.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


Digest of Laws Relating to State Parks, 3 Volumes

By Vetter, Roy A. (compiler)

Washington, DC: United States Department of the Interior, 1937. X-library. Spine has been sanded lightly to remove numbers. Pocket or label has been removed from inside front covers. Bookplate has been placed opposite and taped down. Bound covers are punched with "Dartmouth College Library". There are other removed indications of library use. Extra post (most likely) because of weight. Tan cloth over boards. These are very usable and intriguing books at a reduced price. Contents of books in VG condition.. Cloth. Good Plus/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. X-library.


Vermont Bar Association 1886, Vol. II No. 1

By Wing, George W. (sec)

Barre, VT: Vermont Bar Association, 1887. Constitution, Members, Proceedings, Papers, and Addresses. THIS VOLUME ONLY. Some chipping of the marble paper on back cover. Wear at corners. Soil on back end paper.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Business Man Law Library and Practical Assistant

By Butts, I.R.

Boston: I.R. Butts, 1856. Four books in one: includes, "The New Business Man's Assistant," "The Trader's Guide," "The Improved Edition of the Landlord's & Tenant's Assistant," and "The Merchant's Assistant and Common Carrier's Guide." All show a publication date of 1856 and are written by I. R. Butts. Spot at the bottom of the spine (maybe where a seal was). Frayed a bit at top and bottom of spine. Corner tips show some wear. 10c written inside front cover. A generally Good and tight copy.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Cases on American Constitutional Law

By Evans, Lawrence B.; Charles G. Fenwick

Chicago: Callaghan & Company, 1957. Bumped and worn corners. 2 3/4 inch tear at top of spine. Scratched and worn covers. Glue shadows inside covers. Names on inside covers. Some highlighting and underlining. Embossment on front end paper. Some underlining inside.. Seventh Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.