Laws of Barbados 1875-90 [Barbados]. Laws of Barbados for Session 1875-79, 1881-82, 1889-90. Barbados: Barclay & Fraser, 1876, 1878, 1879, 1882; Barbados: T.E. King & Co, 1890. 5 volumes in all. Octavo (7-1/2" x 5"). Contemporary three-quarter calf over marbled boards, hand-lettered title panels to front boards, endpapers renewed. Moderate rubbing to boards, heavier rubbing to extremities, backstrip lacking from one volume, internally clean. Ex-library. Small inkstamps and other markings to endleaves and title pages. $500. * First editions. With indexes. This series covers the 1866-67 to 1939 sessions. (There were no sessions in 1876-77, 1879-80 or 1890-91.) Dealing with a wide range of topics, these volumes are useful for their insights into the daily life of the colony and the mechanisms of colonial administration. OCLC locates 19 copies (with varying numbers of volumes). Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 7:296.
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