"Their General Accuracy, I Believe, Has not Been Questioned" Salkeld, William [1671-1715]. Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King's Bench: With Some Special Cases in the Courts of Chancery, Common Pleas and Exchequer, Alphabetically Digested Under Proper Heads; From the First Year of K. William and Q. Mary to the Tenth Year of Queen Anne. With Two Tables; One of the Names of the Cases, The Other of the Principal Matters Therein Contained. In Two Volumes. Allow'd and Approv'd of by the Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, And All the Judges. Being the Most Useful Collection of Cases for Justices of the Peace, And also for Barristers, Students, And All Practisers of the Law. With Many Thousand Additional References by Knightley D'Anvers. And the Pleadings Now Done into English. [London]: Printed by Henry Lintot, (assignee of Edward Sayer, Esq;) for T. Osborne, 1742. Two volumes in one book with continuous pagination. [xiv], 800,  pp. Folio (12" x 7-3/4"). [With] Salkeld, William. Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Court of King's Bench; Together with Several Special Cases Adjudged in the Courts of Chancery, Common Pleas, And Exchequer; From the Revolution to the Tenth year of Q. Anne. With Two Tables; The One of the Names of the Cases, The Other of the Principal Matters Therein Contained. Printed from the Original Manuscript, Written by Himself. Vol. III. [London]: Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling, (Assigns of Edward Sayer Esq;) for R. Gosling; And T. Ward, 1724. [viii], 400,  pp. Folio (13" x 7-3/4"). Recent period-style three-quarter calf over paper-covered boards, raised bands, lettering pieces and gilt titles to spines, endpapers renewed. A few minor stains to boards and spines, light toning to interiors, light crinkling to top-edges of text blocks with occasional light soiling. $250. * Volumes I-II: fourth edition; Volume III: first edition. Covers the period from 1689-1712. "The first two volumes of Salkfeld were published under the supervision of Lord Hardwicke, and their general accuracy, I believe, has not been questioned" (Wallace). The first edition was published in 1717 in two volumes. The third volume is bibliographically distinct. Its second and final edition was issued in 1743. (Editions combining all three volumes were published in 1773 and 1795.) Wallace, The Report.
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