Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King's Bench, Beginning...
Attractive First Edition of Sayer's Reports Sayer, Joseph, Reporter. Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King's Bench, Beginning Michaelmas Term, 25 Geo. 2. Ending Trinity Term, 29 & 30 Geo. 2. London: Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall, 1775. [iv], 317,  pp. Folio (12" x 7-1/2"). Later quarter morocco over marbled boards, gilt rules to boards, lettering piece and gilt fillets to spine, endpapers renewed. Spine ends and corners lightly bumped. Moderate toning to text, light soiling to endleaves, later owner signature ("W.O. Danckwerts/ Temple") to head of title page. $250. * First edition. Sayer's reports cover cases from 1751 to 1756. His reports were not highly regarded initially. However, a second edition was published in 1790. Wallace, The Reporters 445. English Short-Title Catalogue T97748.
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