American Law Institute. Restatement of the Law of Torts [1st]. St. Paul: American Law Institute Publishers, 1934. 4 Volumes. Volume 4 with 1977 Pocket Part Supplement at rear. Ex-library with shelf location labels at foot of front covers, property stamps blacked out on page edges. Original textured maroon hardcover, gilt titles to front boards and spine. Light shelfwear, internally clean. $250. * Now in its third edition, the Restatements series was produced by the American Law Institute to define the consensus of American courts on particular points of law. Written by a prestigious team of legal scholars, they provided clear statements of legal principles as they stood at the time of publication. In this respect these volumes remain valuable as landmarks in the evolution of American law during the twentieth century.
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