Hew Dalrymple's Collection of Decisions of the Court of Session, 1698-1718 Dalrymple, Sir Hew, Lord North Berwick [1652-1737]. Decisions of the Court of Session, From M,DC,XCVIII, to M,DCC,XVIII. Collected by The Right Honourable Sir Hew Dalrymple of North-Berwick, President of that Court. Edinburgh: Printed for Gavin Hamilton & John Balfour, 1758. [ii], 264 pp. Folio (12" x 7"). Recent library buckram, gilt institution name to boards, red and black lettering pieces and gilt institution name to spine, endpapers renewed. Light rubbing to extremities, library stamps to edges, preliminaries and rear endleaves. Moderate toning to interior, light foxing in places, "R393" in an early hand to title page, cellotape repair along gutter. $350. * First edition. Dalrymple was a judge of the Court of Session, Scotland's supreme civil court, from 1698 to 1737. A second edition of his Decisions was published in 1792. English Short-Title Catalogue T78872.
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