A Landmark Work in the Codification Movement [California]. [Haymond, Creed (1836-1893)]. [Burch, John C. (1826-1885)]. [McKune, John H.]. The Code of Civil Procedure of the State of California. Published Under Authority of Law... Sacramento: T.A. Springer, State Printer, 1872. cvi, 768 pp. Contemporary sheep, blind frames to boards, red and black lettering pieces to spines. Light rubbing, scuffing and faint dampstaining to boards, faint property stamp to front board, which is starting at head, rear board separating but secure, rubbing to extremities, light wear to spine, chipping to spine ends, corners bumped and worn, hinges cracked. Moderate toning, occasional faint dampstaining, light foxing in a few places, a few folded corners, a few (mostly partial) cracks to text block, all leaves secure. $250. * First edition. Based on David Dudley Field's New York Field Codes, this volume comprises the code of civil procedure for the state of California as enacted in 1872, which remains the fundamental basis of California law. Contents: Part I: Of Courts of Justice; Part II: Of Civil Actions; Part III: Of Special Proceedings of a Civil Nature; Part IV: Of Evidence. Babbitt, Hand-List of Legislative Sessions and Session Laws 26.
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