A Valuable Reference for New Jersey Legal History Keasbey, Edward Quinton. The Courts and Lawyers of New Jersey, 1661-1912. New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1912. Two volumes [of three]. Lacking third volume containing biographies with portrait plates. Contemporary three-quarter calf over cloth, raised bands and gilt titles to spines, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Moderate rubbing to extremities, joints cracked but secure, internally fresh. $100. * An thorough chronicle of the years 1661-1912 that covers the origin, history and jurisdiction of the various courts and detailed biographical sketches of leading attorneys. (The third volume, which this set lacks, contains brief one-page biographies and portrait plates.) An excellent reference work. Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University (1953) 169.
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