A "Practical" Guide to Trial Practice Reed, John C. [1836-1910]. Conduct of Lawsuits Out of and in Court: Practically Teaching, And Copiously Illustrating, The Preparation and Forensic Management of Litigated Cases of All Kinds. Being a New Edition of "Practical Suggestions," Revised and Rewritten. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1885. xxvii, 434 pp. Octavo (8" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, blind rules to boards, raised bands and red and black lettering pieces to spine. A few minor scuffs to boards, light rubbing to extremities and spine, front hinge starting. Light toning to text, offsetting to margins of endleaves. A well-preserved copy. $250. * Penultimate edition. First published in 1875 as Practical Suggestions for the Management of Law-Suits and Conduct of Litigation Both In and Out of Court, this guide to trial practice went through four editions, the last in one 1912. The final two editions are rare. OCLC locates no print copies of the 1885 edition. Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) II:437.
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