Civil Cases Tried Before a Jury Peake, Thomas [1771-1838]. Cases Determined at Nisi Prius, In the Court of King's Bench. From the Sittings After Easter Term 30 George III. To the Sittings After Michaelmas Term 35 George III. Both Inclusive. Dublin: Printed for P. Byrne, 1795. xii, 243,  pp. Octavo (8" x 5"). Contemporary sheep, blind fillets to boards, blind fillets and lettering piece to spine, blind tooling to board edges. A few minor scuffs and stains to boards, moderate rubbing to board edges and joints, corners bumped, wear to spine ends. Moderate toning to interior, light foxing and faint dampstaining in places, early owner signature (John Locke) to half-title and head of p. 113. $350. * Reissue of the first edition, published in London in 1795. This was the first collection of reports of civil cases tried before a jury. Later editions were published in 1810 and 1820, a volume of additional cases in 1829. English Short-Title Catalogue N26936.
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