A Treatise on Scots Feudal Law Patterned on Justinian Bruce, Alexander [d. 1729]. Principia Juris Feudalis, Institutionum Imperialium Methodo (Quantum Materiae Feudalis Ratio Patitur) Disposita. Accedunt Notae & Observationes Practicae, ad Mores Patrios Tam Antiquos Quam Hodiernos, Singulis Titulis Annexae. Edinburgh: Apud Robertum Freebairn, 1713. [viii], xix, , 352 pp. 12mo. (6" x 4"). Contemporary calf, blind rules to board, blind fillets along joints. A few minor nicks and worm holes to boards, moderate rubbing to extremities, joints just starting, chipping to spine ends, corners bumped and somewhat worn, front hinge cracked, later private-library bookplate to front pastedown. Very light browning to text, faint dampstaining in places, light foxing to some leaves, light soiling and a few finger smudges to title page. $450. * Only edition. Intended for students and laymen, this is an summary of feudal law in the manner of Justinian's Institutes. OCLC locates 13 copies in North American law libraries. English Short-Title Catalogue T116092.
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