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Commentaries on Equity Pleadings, And the Incidents Thereof. Joseph Story.
Commentaries on Equity Pleadings, And the Incidents Thereof....

Commentaries on Equity Pleadings, And the Incidents Thereof....

The Standard Nineteenth-Century American Treatise on Equity Pleading Story, Joseph [1779-1845]. [Bennett, Edmund Hastings, Editor]. Commentaries on Equity Pleadings, And the Incidents Thereof, According to the Practice of the Courts of Equity, Of England and America. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1857. xxxiii, [1], 871 pp. Octavo (9" x 6"). Later tan buckram, black-stamped fillets and calf lettering piece to spine. Light soiling and a few tiny stains, light rubbing to extremities, some chipping to lettering piece, hinges cracked. Moderate toning to interior, tiny owner stamp (Morris Barasch) to front pastedown, small owner signature (of Barasch) to front free endpaper. $350. * Sixth edition. This standard work was first published in 1838. Its final edition, the tenth, in 1892. Roscoe Pound lists it among the treatises "which went far to shape the law" during the nineteenth century. Pound, The Formative Era of American Law 140-141. Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 5026.

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