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Cases Illustrative of Oriental Life, And the Application of English. Sir Erskine Perry, Compiler.

Cases Illustrative of Oriental Life, And the Application of English...

Legal Glimpses of "Oriental" Life Perry, Sir Erskine [1806-1882], Compiler. Cases Illustrative of Oriental Life, And the Application of English Law to India, Decided in H.M. Supreme Court at Bombay. London: S. Sweet, 1853. xv, 602 pp. Octavo (9" x 6"). Later buckram, red and black lettering pieces to spine. Some soiling and moderate shelfwear with some wear to front joint and minor chipping to lettering pieces, internally clean. Ex-library. Location and label to spine, bookplate to front pastedown, stamps title page, annotations to its verso, another stamp to rear pastedown. A solid copy. $150. * Only edition. A selection of cases from 1842-52 by a judge of the Bombay Presidency. Perry's cases aim to illustrate aspects of India's "national character." Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) II:333.

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