The Successor to Meriton's Land-Lords Law [Land Law]. [Great Britain]. The Landlords Law: Or, The Law Concerning Landlords, Tenants, And Farmers. Viz. 1. Of the Nature and Origin of Tenures. 2. Of Estates, and Their Several Kinds. 3. Of Copyholds and Copyholders. 4. Of Leases, Covenants, Surrenders, Assignments, &c. 5, And 6. Of the Parties to Leases, Wherein is Shewn Who May Lease, Who May Rent, And What May be Leased. 7, And 8. Contain the Obligations and Rights of the Parties, By Virtue of the Lease. 9, And 10. Of the Remedies the Law Gives Each Party for the Recovery of Their Rights. Necessary for All Landlords, Tenants, Farmers, Stewards, Agents, Sollicitors, And others Concerned in the Buying, Selling, And Letting of Estates. To Which is Added an Appendix Containing Such Acts of Parliament, And Proper Precedents, As Relate to These Subjects, Brought Down to this Time. [London]: Printed by E. And R. Nutt, And R. Gosling [et al.]. 1727. [xx], 305,  pp. Final leaf of text is a 2 pp. publisher catalogue. 12mo. (6-1/4" x 3-1/4"). Contemporary sheep, rebacked in period style, blind rules to boards, blind fillets along joints, raised bands, lettering piece and gilt fillets and publication date to spine, endpapers renewed. A few shallow scuffs to boards, rubbing to board edges, corners bumped and somewhat worn. Moderate toning to interior, faint offsetting to margins of title page and final leaf. $150. * "Seventh edition." First issued in 1720 as the "Sixth edition," this anonymous work is a substantially rewritten successor to the fifth and final edition of George Meriton's Land-Lords Law (1697). Its final edition, the "eighth," was published in 1739. English Short-Title Catalogue T114135.
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