[Federal Cases]. The Federal Cases Comprising Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit and District Courts of the United States, from the Earliest Times to the Beginning of the Federal Reporter, Arranged Alphabetically by Titles of the Cases, and Numbered Consecutively. Books 1 to 30; Appendix: Containing Also the Laws of Oleron, Laws of Wisbuy, Laws of Hans Towne, The Marine Ordinances of Louis XIV., Tables of California Land Claims, Etc., Notes Concerning the United States Circuit and District Court Reports, and Biographical Notes of All of the Federal Judges. [with] Digest of Decisions of the United States Circuit and District Courts, from 1789 to 1880, as Contained in the Thirty Volumes of The Federal Cases. St. Paul, [Minn.]: West Publishing Co., 1894-1897. 30 volumes, with Digest, 1 book. Together 31 books. Complete set. Original publisher's tan cloth binding with contrasting upper red and lower black gilt spine title labels. Ex-library. Stamps to edges and endleaves, small security tags to front covers, location labels at foot of spines. Interiors clean. $995. * Provides annotated reports of all U.S. circuit and district court decisions, 1789-1879. It contains approximately 18,000 decisions. The Digest Index volume, Volume 31, here present, but frequently missing, provides tables to cross-reference from the citation of the original report to the Federal Case Number. "The first volume of the series contains [p.x-xlvii] the following important tables: 1. A chronological table of the several circuits showing their geographical limits under the various acts of Congress from 1789 to the present time... 2 and 3. A list of the judges arranged chronologically under their respective circuits and districts. A list of the judges arranged alphabetically... 4. A table of the United States Circuit and District court reports arranged by circuits and districts. 5. A table of the reports, periodicals, and text-books examined."-Preface, v.1.
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