Field, Henry M. The Life of David Dudley Field. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898. xv, 361 pp. Frontispiece. Octavo (9" x 6"). Original cloth, top-edge sgilt, deckle fore and bottom edges. Light rubbing to extremities, front hinge cracked, light toning to text. $20. * Field [1805-1894] was an American lawyer and law reformer best known for his efforts to promote the codification of the common law. He was the principal author of New York's Code of Civil Procedure, better known as the Field Code.
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