"Their General Accuracy, I Believe, Has not Been Questioned" Salkeld, William [1671-1715]. Reporter. Reports of Cases Adjudg'd in the Court of King's Bench; With Some Special Cases in the Courts of Chancery, Common Pleas and Exchequer, from the First Year of K. William and Q. Mary, To the Tenth Year of Queen Anne. With Two Tables; The One of the Names of the Cases, The Other of the Principal Matters Therein Contained. Allow'd and Approv'd by the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, And All the Judges. [London]: Printed by Eliz. Nutt and R. Gosling, 1717. Two volumes. , 410, ; , 411-793,  pp. Complete. Includes two-page publisher advertisement. Folio (12" x 8"). Modern full morocco-stamped calf, raised bands, lettering pieces, and gilt volume numbers to spines, marbled endpapers renewed. Browning, foxing and occasional faint dampstaining to text of Volume I, light toning to text of Volume II, early owner signature to title pages, brief annotations in a few places. $250. * First edition. Covers the period from 1689-1712. "The first two volumes of Salkfeld were published under the supervision of Lord Hardwicke, and their general accuracy, I believe, has not been questioned" (Wallace). Bibliographically distinct, a third volume was added to this set in 1724. The annotations in our copy are references to other reporters and statutes. Wallace, The Reporters 399-340. English Short-Title Catalogue T97358.
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