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Cases Decided in the District and Circuit Court of the United States. Trials, Fisher's Prize Cases.

Cases Decided in the District and Circuit Court of the United States..

American Prize Cases From the War of 1812 [Trials]. [Fisher's Prize Cases]. United States, Circuit Court (Third District). Cases Decided in the District and Circuit Court of the United States for the Pennsylvania District, And Also a Case Decided in the District Court of Massachusetts, Relative to the Employment of British Licences on Board of Vessels of the United States. Philadelphia: Published by Redwood Fisher, 1813. [iv], [3]-91 pp. Octavo (9-1/4" x 6"). Stab-stitched pamphlet, untrimmed edges. Moderate toning, occasional light foxing and dampstaining, a few folded corners, small flaws in paper resulting in creases to text block in a few places. $450. * First and only edition. A collection of cases from the War of 1812 concerning applications of international law to captures at sea of vessels suspected of assisting the enemy. The cases are: United States, &c. v. the Brig Tulip and Cargo; United States, &c. v. the Ship Ariadne and Cargo; United States, &c. v. the Brig South Carolina; Asa Hooper Et. Al. v. the Brig Hiram; and a brief note on the Aurora. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 1612.

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