1883 Catalogue of Stevens & Sons [Bookseller Catalogue] Stevens & Haynes. A Catalogue of Modern Law Works, Published During the Years 1865-1882. Being a Supplement to the Bibliotheca Legum of Henry G. Stevens and Robert W. Haynes, Law Publishers, Booksellers and Exporters of Law and Miscellaneous Literature. London: Stevens & Haynes, Bell Yard, Temple Bar, 1883. 176 pp. Octavo (6-1/2" x 4-1/4"). Contemporary cloth flexible binding, gilt title to front cover. A few minor spots, cloth beginning to detach from backing in a few places, moderate rubbing to extremities with some wear to spine ends and corners, hinges cracked, another crack in text block between pp. 160 and 161. Light toning to interior, faint dampstaining to upper outside corner of text block. $450. * With an extensive subject index. The Stevens & Haynes catalogues from the later 1800s are notably comprehensive. An interesting feature of this catalogue is an essay-review reprinted from the Albany Law Journal titled "Some Rare Law Books." OCLC locates 4 copies in North American law libraries (Harvard, University of Georgia, University of Virginia, Yale).
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