Decisions in the Court of Session, 1756-1760 [Great Britain]. [Scotland]. [Court of Session]. Decisions of the Court of Session, From the End of the Year 1756, To the End of the Year 1760. Collected by John Campbell Junior, Mr John Dalrymple, Mr Walter Steuart, And Mr G eorge Cokburne, Mr William Johnstone, Mr David Rae, Mr Patrick Murray, Mr William Nairne, And Mr Ilay Campbell, Advocates. By Appointment of the Faculty of Advocates. Edinburgh: Printed by W. Sands, A. Murray, and J. Cochran, 1765. [ix], , 520 pp. Folio (12-1/4" x 7-3/4"). Contemporary calf, rebacked in period style, raised bands and retained contemporary lettering piece to spine, hinges mended. Some rubbing and shallow scuffing to boards, moderate rubbing to board edges, chip to lettering piece, corners worn, rear hinge cracked, small later owner stamp to front pastedown. Moderate toning and occasional light foxing to text, offsetting and light edgewear to margins of preliminaries and rear endleaves. $500. * First edition. The work of a distinguished group of advocates, this reporter includes all cases heard in sessions of Scotland's supreme civil court from 1756 to 1760. A second edition was published in 1798. English Short-Title Catalogue T78725.
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