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A Collection of Heads and Titles Proper for a Common Place-Book. Legal Education, Great Britain.

A Collection of Heads and Titles Proper for a Common Place-Book...

A 1733 Guide to Compiling Legal Commonplace Books [Legal Education]. [Great Britain]. A Collection of Heads and Titles Proper for a Common Place-Book in Law and Equity. Interspers'd with Many Useful Words for the Benefit of References to the Titles. Which Renders the Whole a Copious Index to the Law. [London]: Printed by E. And R. Nutt, And R. Gosling, (Assigns of Edward Sayer, Esq;) for J. Worrall, 1733. [vi], 93, [1] pp. Publisher advertisement bound after preface; it is usually bound after p.93. Octavo (8-1/2" x 5-1/2"). Disbound stab-stitched pamphlet, untrimmed edges, several signatures unopened. Light soiling and early doodles and signatures to exterior, light to moderate toning to interior, title page partially detached but secure, light soiling and short tears to margins of a few leaves. $650. * Only edition. "The following collection is design'd to shorten the Labours of Students in the Law, and of other Gentlemen in that Profession, who have not already formed or filled their Common Place-Books to their Satisfaction" (Preface). This is scarce title. OCLC locates 4 copies in North America, 3 in law libraries (Harvard, Social Law, University of Maryland). English Short-Title Catalogue T53672.

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