A Complete Set of Volumes Published by the Stair Society [The Stair Society]. Stair Society (Series). Edinburgh: Printed for the Stair Society by [Various Printers], 1936-2020. 67 volumes. Complete set of all volumes published to date. Original blue cloth hardcover. Light to moderate dampstaining to bindings of about one third of the spines, interior pages not affected. $1,495. * First editions. The Stair Society, Scotland's leading legal history association, was founded in 1934 to encourage the study and advance the knowledge of the history of Scots Law by the publication of original documents and by the reprinting and editing of works of sufficient rarity or importance. Each volume has also a distinctive title. The Society is named for James Dalrymple, 1st Viscount of Stair, the seventeenth-century Lord President of the Court of Session and the most important of Scots Law's Institutional Writers.
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