1811. Autograph document signed by William Marbury, dated September 25, 1811. One sheet, w 16 in. x h 11.5 in., folded into four pages. In Good condition. Moderate chipping to edges, impacting some of the text (signature line fully intact). Light plus age-toning overall, and some closed tears along folding line. William Marbury (1762-1835) was the chief litigant in the foundational Supreme Court Case "Marbury vs. Madison." This document is an indenture. RW Consignment. Shelved in Case 0.
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1798. Handwritten legal document, bearing the stamp of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, dated October 28, 1798. Text appears to be in a secretary's hand, likewise the signature on recto ("Hamilton, Atty"). Appears to be a subpoena relating to a marine insurance case. Light age-toning overall, folded twice (once horizontally, once vertically), with some light soiling to right edge and very minor wear to court seal. Condition: Very Good Minus; Dimensions: 8.5" x 5" Shelved Case 0.
Oxford: L. Lichfield, 1703. First English Edition. Folio, , 27 pages, , 239 pages, , pp. 273-400, 104, pp. 107-231, , pp. 143-262. In Very Good minus condition. Rebound, quarter calf with marbled boards. Spine banded with gilt lettering. Boards show very light wear to corners and light toning to calf on spine. Text-block shows uneven moderate plus age-toning to edges. Moderate foxing to title-page. Several pencil emendations to margins in opening pages (up to page 29). Name of a previous owner appears in ink on bottom edge of text-block, on the title-page, and several times throughout. With Errata Leaf, appearing opposite first page of Book One. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.] RW consignment. Shelved Case 7.