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Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery. William Herbert.
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...
Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...

Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery...

Large-Paper Copy With Twenty-Four Steel-Plate Engravings Herbert, W[illiam] [1771-1851]. Antiquities of the Inns of Court and Chancery; Containing Historical and Descriptive Sketches Relative to Their Original Foundation, Customs, Ceremonies, Buildings, Government, &c. &c. With a Concise History of the English Law. London: Printed for Vernor and Hood; J. Storer and J. Greig, 1804. xii, 377, [10] pp. 24 steel-plate engravings. Large-paper copy. Complete. Folio (11-1/4" x 8-3/4"). Contemporary three-quarter calf over marbled boards, rebacked in period style, lettering piece and gilt-edged raised bands to spine, untrimmed edges, hinges mended. Some rubbing to board edges, corners bumped and somewhat worn. Moderate toning and occasional light foxing, some offsetting from plates. $450. * Only edition. Herbert was the librarian of the Guildhall Library. Most of his Antiquities was taken from Sir William Dugdale's Origines Juridicales (1666). The engravings depict the different Inns of Court and Chancery.

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