Compiled Laws of Barbados, 1648-1875 [Barbados]. The Laws of Barbados. By Authority. London: Printed by William Clowes and Sons, 1875. 2 volumes. xv, 591; xiv, 616 pp. Octavo (9-1/2" x 6"). Original pebbled cloth, rebacked retaining original spines, endpapers renewed. Some rubbing to extremities, faint residue from removed spine labels. Light toning to text, internally clean. Ex-library. Small inkstamps to title page, embossed stamps to preliminaries. $450. * With indexes and side-notes. A compilation of acts and other legislation from 1648 to 1874. 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 9 copies in North American law libraries. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 7:295.
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