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image of The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England. or, a Commentary upon Littleton, not the name of the Author only, but of the Law itself

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Full rebacked calf with decorative brass corners; 5 raised bands with a black leather label and gilt particulars. Liquid staining to edges of paper to last few pages, not affecting text. No previous owners' names or other markings. [viii], (88), 394 pp., [ii], [ii], [lx] 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches
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image of Thomas Jefferson and the National Capital, containing notes and correspondence exchanged between Jefferson, Washington, L'Enfant, Ellicott, Hallett, Thornton, Latrobe, the commissioners, and others, relating to the founding, surveying, planning, designing, constructing, and administering of the City of Washington. 1738-1818, with plans and illustrations (SIGNED)

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Signed by Supreme Court Justice (1945-1958) Harold H. Burton to free fly. Red cloth boards with gilt particulars to front board and spine. Black and white photographs interspersed throughout. xxxvi, 522 pp. 7 x 9 3/4 inches.
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image of The American Museum or Repository of Ancient and Modern Fugitive Pieces, &c.

The American Museum or Repository of Ancient and Modern Fugitive Pieces, &c.

by Mathew Carey, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Paine, James Bowdoin, David Rittenhouse, Benjamin West, Jeremy Belknap, Ezra Stiles, Noah Webster, H.M. Brackenridge, Joel Barlow, Timothy Dwight, Benjamin Ru

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Published
1787
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$1,600.00

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America's first literary magazine, including early printings of the Federalist Papers and the Constitution in No.s 3, 5 and 6. Contributors include: George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Paine, James Bowdoin, David Rittenhouse, Benjamin West, Jeremy Belknap, Ezra Stiles, Noah Webster, H.M. Brackenridge, Joel Barlow, Timothy Dwight, Benjamin Rush, Joel Dickinson, and Tench Coxe. American Museum included… Read more
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image of Criminal Docket 20,001 to 25,000. June 8, 1933 to Oct. 5, 1933

Criminal Docket 20,001 to 25,000. June 8, 1933 to Oct. 5, 1933

by Municipal Court of Cleveland

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Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
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$1,600.00

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Entries from number 20,001 to 24,945. The records provide information regarding the type of charge, the judge's name, the trial, plea, and sentence. Half red morocco over brown corduroy. Gilt particulars to front and spine. 4 raised bands. General shelf wear given the size, weight and regular usage. Loss to 1 of 4 raised bands on spine. Expect extra postage.… Read more
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image of Descriptive Book of Thieves

Descriptive Book of Thieves

by City of Cleveland Police Department

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Published
1931-1933
Condition
Very Good
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$40,000.00

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Approximately 3200 booking records (approximately 20 of which have been contemporaneously blotted-out) numbered 37888 to 41109 accompanied by individual 2 x 3 inches photographs and description of the person and their alleged crime. Full brown cloth. Front board separated at hinge (see image). Marbled endpapers. Index of names in alphabetical order. Lacking page 289/290. Heavy shelf wear given… Read more
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image of Discursus Juris Publici fulgentissima novem-virorum Jura quibus prae caeteris Germaniae Principibus gaudent ex ipsis fontibus deprompta exhibentes. Accedunt Rudolphi et Caroli Rom. Regum, et Ruperti Palatini Senioris Attestationes, de jure electoratus in Rom. Imperio regibus Bohemie competente.

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Original metal clasped full vellum over beveled boards. Faded paper label to spine.; [viii], 462, [1].
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$480.00
image of The Anglo-Indian Codes. Volume I.

The Anglo-Indian Codes. Volume I.

by Whitley Stokes

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Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
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$400.00

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Oxford: The Clarendon Press. Very Good. 1887. Quarter red morocco over black cloth. Gilt particulars to spine. Previous owner's name in gilt to foot of spine. Bookplate of previous owner removed from front pastedown. Otherwise, a nice clean copy. ; Thick 8vo ; xxxii, [i], 1034, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .… Read more
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image of Practicks of the Laws of Scotland, As also Abstracts taken out of the  Ancient Records of This Kingdom, hereby is declared the Manner of  Administring Justice in Civil Causes, before the College of Justice was  Erected.  And Propositions & Questions in Law Made by the Same Author.  With Memoirs of his Life and Trial for an alleg'd Crime of High Treason  Against the States: In the Pretended Parliament at St. Andrews, In  December 1645, And January 1646.

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Edinburgh: John Spotiswood, printed by James Watson. Very Good. 1706. Full Ruled Modern Calf. A handsome supple copy rebound in full ruled calf; green morocco labels to spine. ; Folio 19 x 30.3 cm; xli, [3], 372. pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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image of A Digest of the Law of Actions and Trials at Nili Prius. The second  edition, corrected, with considerable additions from printed and  manuscript cases, and three new chapters on the law of corporations and  evidence.

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Dublin: E. Lynch, P. Woogan et al.. Very Good. 1794. Polished calf wilth abbreviated gilt title to label to spine. Hinges beginning. Moisture mark extending from front pastedown to title page. Foxing throughout. Nevertheless, a clean, serviceable copy. ; Large 8vo ; x, [ii], [xxix], 791, [lxxvi] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.… Read more
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image of De Arbitrariis Judicum Quaestionibus & causis, Centuriae sex. Quibus tota  Iuris Pars, quae Iudicum arbitrio & potestate pendet, perquàm doctè, latè,  & eleganter pertractatur, magno iusdicentium, docentium & discentium  commodo. Accesserunt Postremae huic editioni eiusdem de Adipiscenda,  Retinenda, & Recuperanda possessione doctissima Commentaria. Item,  Responsa causae Finariensis, à multis Italiae celeberrimis Iurisconsultis  reddita. Omnia nunc emendatius & ordinatius quàm antehac edita.

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Lugduni: Antonium de Harsy. Very Good. 1606. Full vellum with partial title inked to spine. Small ink blots and markings to top and fore edges. Loss to feet of front and rear gutters. Previous owners' names excised and obliterated from title page, not affecting text. "Expurgado ano dei [1]635 (or [1]639)" inked to title page, followed… Read more
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image of Art Law Handbook

Art Law Handbook

by Roy S. Kaufman

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Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780735516410
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$80.00

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Still in original shrinkwrap. ISBN: 0-7355-1641-3; 4to 11" - 13" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Commentarius in IV. libros Institutionum juris civilis Divi Justiniani,  Imperatoris Sacratissimi; Multis insignibus Questionibus adauctus, atque  omnibus non solum Jurisprudentiae Alumnis, Interpretibus, Consulentibus  advocatis_judicibus, sed aliarum etiam facultatum studiosis_ professoribus, propter varias in illis materias dilucide` ac diligenter  pertractatas, oppido quam utilis atque fructuosus.

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Full limp vellum detached from binding. Lacking ties. First part ends at page 472; Second part begins at [553] with no apparent loss of text. Part two suffered the expurgations from the inquisitor with page 961 - 964; 995 - 998 pasted over and page crossed out. Worming to 955 - 976 with loss of text.… Read more
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