First Edition of a Landmark American Treatise on Patents Walker, Albert H. [1844-1915]. Text-Book of the Patent Laws of the United States of America. New York: L.K. Strouse & Co., 1883. lvii, 724 pp. Octavo (9" x 5-3/4"). Contemporary calf, blind rules to boards, raised bands, lettering piece and two early calf owner labels to spine. A few minor nicks to boards, some rubbing to extremities, a few light scuffs to spine, corners bumped and moderately worn, hinges cracked, light toning to text. $750. * First edition. Much modified over the decades, this landmark treatise remains in print today as Moy's Walker on Patents (2010 and later supplements). Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) II:857.
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