A Standard English Treatise on Real Property During the First Half of the Nineteenth Century Burton, Walter Henry [d. 1828]. An Elementary Compendium of the Law of Real Property. London: J. & W.T. Clarke, 1830. xxii, 544, ,  pp. Included 2 pp. publisher catalogue. Octavo (9" x 5-1/2"). Contemporay paper-covered boards, hand-lettered paper title panel to spine, deckle fore and bottom edges. Some rubbing to boards and extremities, corners bumped, spine darkened, early doodles in pencil and recent small owner bookplate to front pastedown. Moderate toning and light foxing to text, brief annotations to several leaves. $200. * Second edition. First published in 1828, this durable treatise went through eight editions, the last in 1856. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 2:51.
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