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Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 2001. Collector's Edition. Large octavo, xx-1032 pages. Hard cover dark brown leather boards with gilt lettering and decoration and four raised bands on the spine and no dust jacket, VG. Collector's edition bound in genuine leather. Tight binding. Text and pages are clean and unmarked. Light shelf wear to boards. Yellow ribbon bookmark present. Light scraping to gilt text block, but it's particularly strong on the lower corner. HEAVY ITEM; additional shipping cost may apply. Shelve easton press or law.
London: Printed by j. Purser for M. Withers, 1761. Second edition. Octavo; Second edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown, print faded away, raised bands; Boards in brown leather, front detached from text block, rear attached only by binding strings, worn exposed corners and edges, spine darkened and chipping, impressed design barely visible on front, leather is scuffed, stained, chipping; Text block has name in ink and bookplate on front pastedown, name in ink on title page, front endpapers present but detached, intermittent spine breaks, foxing throughout; Parallel texts in Latin and English; variously paged.
Cambridge, MA and London, UK: Harvard University Press, 1979. Second Printing. Octavo; pp 382; VG/VG-; ivory spine with red and black text; dust jacket has mild wear to rear; light sun fading to exterior; minor chip to rear head edge; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean;.
New York: Covici, Friede Publishers, 1933. Octavo; Second printing 1935; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with faded gold print; Board in black cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, tear to spine head, fading, bumping, surface tears, and spotting; Text block has spotting to top edge, mild tanning to endpapers, clean text; 364 pages, frontispiece.
USA: Russell Sage Foundation and American Bar Association, 1982. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG-. pale yellow glossy DJ spine, filled with black titling. adjacent panels appear this original yellow, illustrated jacket front and text-filled rear. slightly curling edges and few tiny cuts to rear bottom edge. goldenrod clothbound HB with brown and green titling, evenly hued boards, gently bumped corners. tables and figures within the textblock, edges average in a basic ivory. 470 pp. ISBN# 0871543788.
Giessen [Giessae Hessorum]: Nicolaus Hampelius, 1618. 12mo in contemporary vellum boards, light wear to vellum boards, some hair follicles visible on vellum, boards a little bowed, all edges of text block stained dark blue as issued, previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down, title page coming loose, light age-toning to pages with occasional foxing, a fairly thick volume. TEXT IN LATIN. [Shelved in Case 3 with vellum books, spine has faded inscription at top].
Tokyo; Seattle: University of Tokyo Press; University of Washington Press, n.d. Octavo; pp 425; G/G; dark peach spine with black text; 2 volumes; slipcase shows age toning toward edges; dust jacket shows slight wear to edges; lightly sunned spines; cloths have slight sunning to spines; clean exteriors; blue exteriors with gilt text to spines; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; ex-library with text to fore edge and endpapers; light toning to ffeps; previous owner's name to ffeps; tight bindings.
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1952. 12mo; VG/VG-; Brown spine with blue and red text; Light edge wear on dust jacket, heavily age toned, two quarter inch closed tears along head edge; Boards are clean and undamaged; Edge of text block is age toned, light dust stains, interior is clean and undamaged; 152pp.
Edinburgh: Printed for G. Hamilton and J. Balfour, 1757. 4to., 296pp.; VG; bound in full contemporary calf, paneled spine with mild gilt lettering and tooling; some shelfwear to boards and spine, including small chipping to label, chipping to head of spine; bumping and peeling to corners, scratches to boards; lower fore corner of front board has the leather peeling off the board, and front pastedown has peeled off in the same spot; title page has a name signed as "John Dunlop 1809'; bookplate on front pastedown, second bookplate on ffep; previous booksellers description pasted on front pastedown; interior clean; shelved case 4.
New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1946. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, 1.5" yellow bands surround a black spine with yellow and white text; dj [BroDart cover], shelf wear; chipping; small open tears at head of spine; price clipped; HB, yellow cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; toning at the edges; 312pp.
Chicago: 1966. Octavo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine white and brown with black print; DJ has mild wear to edges, slight spotting and smudging; Boards in brown cloth and gold print, clean and strong, slight bump to spine tail; Textblock has some spotting to endpapers, otherwise clean and tight; inscribed by the author on front endpapers; ix, 236 pages, frontispiece (port.).
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1968. First Edition. Octavo; pp 553; Good; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; deckled fore edge; ex-library with markings inside and exterior tail edge; illustrated; tight binding; inscribed by author;.
Warrington: T. Cadell, 1784. Third Edition. Quarto, 492 pagers,  index,  directions to bookbinder; VG-; newly repaired with 1/4 new black leather, previous marbled boards; paneled spine with burgundy label, gilt lettering; front pastedown has a letter from a bookseller and a description of another copy of this book; with all 22 plates, most folding; some chipping to edges of pages, primarily towards beginning and end; rubbing and wear to boards, board edges; shelved case 10.
Massachusetts: The Belknap Press oF Harvard University Press, 1962. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G; dust jacket spine tan w/ black txt, warping due to water dmg, creasing at joints, sml tear at tail of spine, as well as head, taped by prev owner, splitting at edges due to wear; boards firm & clean; binding loose at hinges, but still strong; pages show water dmg at txt block but the overall condition has very little wear, aging and is in very good condition considering. As is. 178pp.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1941. Octavo; VG+/no-DJ slipcase G; spines browned burgundy with gilt lettering; slipcase clean, significant wear on open edges, top edges and one bottom edge slightly cracked near opening, some edgewear elsewhere, no tears, no notable stains; boards strong, clean, spine sunned, vol. 2 top edges bumped, minor wear at spine tails, minimal edgewear, minimal wear to covers; textblocks clean, deckle edges, edges agetoned, agetone near hinges on pastedowns and free end papers, partial bookstore sticker on back pastedown of vol. 2, no folding, no writing/markings, no underlining/highlighting. pp. 275, pp. 357.
The University of Iowa College of Law, 1983. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Burgundy spine with gold text; Cloth has slightly rubbed exterior with otherwise clean, sturdy panels; Text block shows minimal shelf wear, front pastedown has previous owner's book label, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 503.
Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press, 1982. First Printing. Octavo; pp 207; VG-/G;ivory spine with dark purple text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, moderated wear to fore edge and joints, minor chipping to corners; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges, light pencil toward front of text.
Washington: Natural Resource Economics Division, Economic Research Service, United States Department of Agriclture, 1971. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, warped spine, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight but for cracking to rear hinge; xxx, 650 pages, frontispiece (port.).
Chicago: ABA Publishing [American Bar Association], 2013. First edition. Octavo; 1032 pp; VG; dark green spine with white text; this volume only; cloth has light wear to edges, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: William Hodge and Company, 1953. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is age-toned to a tan color with red and black text; DJ has shelf wear, age toning around the edges of recto and verso, wear to corners, several small open tears on head/tail of spine small scratches and smudges, cover design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light bumping to corners and head/tail of spine, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, musty smell, age-toning and foxing to pages and edges, content is clear; 305; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to weight/size restrictions.
London: William Hodge & Company, Limited, 1950. Second Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 298 pp.; VG/G+; light brown spine with black and red lettering, slight cocking to spine, bumping and chipping on the head and tail of spine as well as corners; dust jacket protected with mylar, price cut, mild shelfwear; red cloth-covered spine and boards; stated Second Edition on cover and "New Edition" on copyright page; yellowing on all edges of text block, small scratch on fore-edge of text block, interior clean, slight age toning throughout, pp. 265-268 uncut; shelved law.
North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press, 2004. Octavo; VG+/VG; Spine is black with white text; DJ has minimal edge wear; Boards have general shelf wear, general scratches and marks, minimal edge wear, joints are strong, hinge is cracked; Text block has general signs of handling, signed on title page, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 577.
Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1890. second edition, revised. Thick Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Light brown spine with gilt text on red & black panels; Boards are leather with some rubbing wear & scratches on exterior and along edges and panels have cracking along joints, but are present, 'as is'; Text block has darkened slightly on exterior edges with shadow around edges of first and last few pages, cracking along binding between rear pastedown and end papers, otherwise text pages are unmarked; pp 664. [Shelved in Aisle 7].
London: W.B. Sheridan Law Books, Academica Press, 2018. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ is clean and bright; Boards in glossy purple papers with black print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; xv, 257 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (some color).
London: William Hodge and Company, Limited, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; pp 248; G/Fair; beige spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; some chips to edges; small price sticker to front flaps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slight rubbing to corners; strong boards; text block has light foxing foxing to edges; light shadow toning to endpapers; interior clean; illustrated;.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1987. US Printing. extra thick Qto. VG/ - no DJ. dark green vinyl "leatherette" volume, spine is wide, head and foot have decorative gilt stripe accents, the titling in tiny gilt appears rubbed much, difficult to discern type just above base of spine. average surfacewear mainly to front cover. SIGNED BY SENATOR ROBERT BYRD ON RIGHT FEP. interior sheets are thin, neat, translucent and in excellent shape throughout. foxing mainly to head-edge, less so to tail-edge and fore-edge. with 1986 Supplement slipped in rear. 2308 pp.
Rochester, NY: The Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, 1982. Octavo; pp 231; VG-/no-DJ; grayish green spine with gilt text to red and black bars; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; minor wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows only light wear to exterior edges; photographic endpapers; profusely illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986. Large Octavo; pp 714; G/G; yellow spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows slight soiling to exterior; rubbing to corners; cloth has light sunning to exterior; mild bumping to corners; sturdy boards; text block has some wear to exterior edges, due to handling; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding; inscribed by Nicholas N. Kittrie; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
California: Univeristy of Southern California, 1989. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ, paperback; Off white spine with black text. Covers have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, fraying on corners, bumping on spine head, minor discoloration on spine, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 1330.
Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press, 1973. Octavo; pp 234; G/Fair; dark beige spine with brown and black text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; few chips to edges, as is; modestly foxed spine; mild toning to flaps; cloth shows only light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges and endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated;.
Baltimore, MD: Fileding Lucas Jr., 1847. fourth edition. octavo in leather. VG. Shelf and edge wear to boards. Corners of boards bumped and rubbed. Large stain on front board. Small open tears to leather on top and bottom of spine. Small burn on top of pages 110 to 175. Foxing throughout. Top corner of pages 483 to 532 bent back. Former owners pen and pencil writing on inside of back cover. 532pp. Shelve in locked case #12. Spine is brown leather with gold text in red box.
Sussex: Book Guild Publishing, 2012. Octavo; G+; Paperback; Spine, black with white and brown print, image of author; Cover has light edgewear, mild bump to rear upper spine corner; Text block clean and tight but for slight spotting to fore edge; Inscribed in ink by author’s wife on title page; xii, 435 pages, illustrated (b&w and color plates).
Washington: United States Department of Agriculture, 1919. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, red with gold print; Boards three-quarter bound with red leather to spine and corners, marbled paper to boards, wear to edges, corners, hinges, spine caps, paper clean and bright; Text block has marbled edges, cracked front hinge, else clean and tight; 32 pages, illustrated title page.
New York: Notable Trials Library, 1998. special edition. octavo in 1/4 leather. VG+. 5 raised bands on spine. Gilt text and design on spine and boards. Marbled endpapers. Edge of textblock is gilt. Comes with silk place-holding ribbon. 443pp. Shelve in Law section. Spine is brown leather with gilt text.