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1 Codice Per Lo Regno Delle Due Sicilie; Parte Prima: Leggi CIVILI
Napoli Stamperia Reale 1854 1/2 leather Very Good- 
Quattordicesima Edizione Ufficiale; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 404 pages; Leather spined with paper covered boards. Soundly bound and generally clean. A vintage application of an additional paper covering over the boards (not spine) to afford better protection to the boards. Some moderate soiling to the endpapers and light shelf rub to leather at spine ends. Minor dent to the page block has stressed the top front corner of the last 20 or 30 leaves. Solid copy. VG- 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Alces, Peter A. A Theory Of Contract Law; Empirical Insights and Moral Psychology
Oxford Oxford University Press 2011 0195371607 / 9780195371604 Second Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 332 pages; HC/DJ. Tight bright and fresh in clean crisp edged dust jacket. Crisp unmarked copy feels and appears unread and as new. F/F 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 Beale, Joseph A Selection of Cases and Other Authorities Upon Criminal Law; 3rd Edition
Cambrdge Harvard University Press 1915 Third Edition Hardcover Fair 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1011 pages; Stout volume in original dark green cloth with gilt title lettering well faded at spine. Shaken in the spine and rubbed at spine ends and corners. Endpages split in the hinges with crash showing. Some soiling and pencil/pen noatations to front and rear endpages. Here and there some pnecil marginalia in the text. Uncommon in the original printed edition, this copy was much consulted and used. Fair to good only; with all faults. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Beccaria, Cesare & Voltaire An Essay On Crimes And Punishments; By the Marquis Beccaria of Milan. with a Commentary by M. De Voltaire
Philadelphia William Young 1793 3rd US Edition Leather Good+ 
16mo 6" - 7" tall; 230 pages; 3rd US edition, after earlier 1777 and 1778 printings. Soundly bound in original speckled calf with maroon morocco calf label to spine. Mild rubbing to leather at board edges; light cracking to leather top inch or so of the spine joints. Mild vertical creasing to leather at spine. Front endpages and matter missing up to title page. A period paper mend to a closed tear from the front margin p 43/44 - with no loss or obfuscation of text. Otherwise bright, snug and clean. Early American issue of this cornerstone treatise on penology; uncommon in American editions. G++ or better 
Price: 295.00 USD
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5 Bent, Silas Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes; a Biography
New York The Vanguard Press 1932 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1st edition. Inscribed and signed by the author to the front endpage; dated March 8, 1932. Book is solid and neat in publisher's black cloth with title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. Pictorial dust jacket is a bit sunned at spine and has small chips and closed tears at edges. VG+/G++. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Berring, Robert C. , (editor) Great American Law Reviews
Birmingham, AL Legal Classics Library & Gryphon Editions 1984 Leather Near Fine 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Snugly bound and exceptionally neat in full blueleather with hubbed spines, fully gilt and silk bookmark sewn in. All edges gilt. Feels and appears about as new. NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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7 Bidwell, Austin From Wall Street to Newgate Via the Primrose Way.
Hartford, Conn. Bidwell Publishing Co. , 1895 Hardcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 590 pages; [SIGNED] 1895 Bidwell Publishing. HC 1st edition. Stout volume in original dark green cloth with titles very brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Signed by the author lower edge of frontis portrait. Signature is lightly smudged. Pictorial/floral endpages. Sound clean copy; mild split at the front endpage hinge. Just mild bump top corners. VG+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.50 USD
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8 Billyou, Forest Air Law
New York Ad Press 1964 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 674 pages; HC In publisher's heavy blue cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Square solid copy. Book plate mounted to front pastedown of an Aeronautical College Library; call numbers painted in thin lettering base of spine. Large library ink ownership stamps to edges and a call slip inside rear cover. Solid with clean contents. Ex-lib. VG- 
Price: 29.50 USD
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9 Burt, John T. Results of the System of Separate Confinement; As Administered at the Pentonville Prison
London Longman Brown, Green and Longmans 1852 First Edition Hardcover Good 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 287 pages; HC 1st edition. In original blind stamped green cloth. Lacking the top 3 inches of cloth from the spine, retining title lettering "Confinements at Pentonville Prison" in gilt mid-spine. Binding shaken; cloth splitting over the front hinge and board tenuous - holding by crash. Board tips bruised and bumped. Many pages unopened but those that were opened were done so carelessly with some margin tearing at top and front edges of some pages, especially so to the last several pages of the appendix at rear. Prior owner name crossed out on front flyleaf. Includes tables. Complete and clean copy that would benefit from rebacking and some minor paper mending to some roughly opened pages. Scarce study of prison methods and punishment. Good only thus 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Butler, W. E. (Trans & Ed) Criminal Code of the Russian Federation
London Wildy, Simmonds & Hill Publishing Ltd 2004 1898029660 / 9781898029663 Fourth Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; HC in glossy title lettered boards. Bright, snug and neat. Prior owner initials penned inside front cover. Text fresh and unmarked. Uncommon revised edition. NF 
Price: 225.00 USD
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11 Calhoun, George M. & Roscoe Pound & Catherine Delamere & Roscoe Pound (Intro. ) A Working Bibliography of Greek Law
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1927 First Edition Hardcover Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; Soundly bound in original blue cloth with gilt title lettering slightly dimmed at spine. Ex-library with call label and minimal insitutional ownership attachments to endpages. Sound decent copy; ex-lib. Good 
Price: 17.50 USD
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12 Carpenter, Dale Flagrant Conduct The Story of Lawrence V. Texas: How a Bedroom Arrest Decriminalized Gay Americans
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2012 0393062082 / 9780393062083 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 368 pages; 1st edition. New copy from sample stock of Norton sales rep. New in new jacket 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Carpenter, James C. & William R. Wilson (compilers) A Digest of the Ordinances of the Corporation of the City of Lancaster, And of the Acts of Assembly Relating Thereto
Lancaster, PA W. B. Wiley Printer 1855 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 163 pages; A revised edition of the laws and regulations for the city of Lancaster. Snugly bound in original textured brown cloth with decorative borders and rules stamped in blind; titles brightly in gilt to cover with spine unlettered, as issued. Prior owner's small ink name/address stamp place to front endpage. Contents clean and neat with just mild spotting and foxing to page stock. Uncommon. VG++ copy 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14 Carpenter, James C. & William R. Wilson (compilers) A Digest of the Ordinances of the Corporation of the City of Lancaster, And of the Acts of Assembly Relating Thereto
Lancaster, PA W. B. Wiley Printer 1855 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 163 pages; A revised edition of the laws and regulations for the city of Lancaster. Snugly bound in original textured brown cloth with decorative borders and rules stamped in blind; titles brightly in gilt to cover with spine unlettered, as issued. Dimly visible call number painted to base of cloth spine. Cloth rubbed with shallow chipping at spine ends and slight rub through at front corners; light sunfading to cloth at spine. Presumably once a copy held in the offices of the city; there are a few corrections to ordinances in a period hand. Prior owner's modern name/address stamp to front endpage. Contents clean and generally neat with just mild spotting and foxing to page stock. Uncommon. VG- 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Carter-Ruck, Peter F. Libel and Slander
Hamden, CT Shoe String Press, Inc. 1973 0-208-01321-0 / 9780208013217 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 448 pages; HC/DJ. Publisher's green cloth with titling in bright gilt to spine. Original typographic dust jacket is pristine in clear mylar cover. Text is tight, bright and very neat. Appears as new. F/F .... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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16 Clift, Henry and Charles Ingelby A New Book Of Declarations, Pleadings, Verdicts, Judgments, And Judicial Writs; With the Entries Thereupon. Many of the Same Being Upon New Cases and Statutes in the Late Reign. with Various Other Useful and Necessary Entries, Etc. and Now Digested and Published...
London By the Assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins Esqs; ... 1719 Second Edition Hardcover Good 
939 pages; Tall 4to. Rebound in institutional brown buckram; ex-library with bookplate to new endpages/pastedown and call number painted base of spine. Lacking front and rear endpages but with text complete; first page of the book is the title-page. [4], 434, 545-939, [17]pp. Page numbers 435-544 omitted but text continuous. Tabula/Index of [17] pp at rear. Expected toning and spotting to pages. Library cloth is slightly irregular and bubbled lower inch or two from a damp episode, also visible as a tide line and ripple to the newer endsheets. Damp line to the lower corner of the first 50 or so leaves and the buk of the final; 30 or so leaves likely the result of much earlier damp incident. Institution has reinforced the edges of the final two leaves with thins strips of archival tape. Prior ownership in manuscript top edge of title page - "Jos. Thmas ..." [? ] and W H Tod [? ] . Text in Latin save for the brief Note to Reader of 2 pp at front. Good thus or better. ... Oversize book will require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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17 Cline, Lindell Me and the Law: the Philosophy of a Common Man
Voice Of The Common People 1995 0964404206 / 9780964404205 First Edition Hard cover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
504 pages; HC/DJ Unread copy in immaculate dust jacket. Mildly dusty top edge. F-/F 
Price: 18.00 USD
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18 Cooper, George and William Dressler Lost Love: a True Story of Passion, Murder and Justice in Old New York
Delanco, NJ The Notable Trials Library; Gryphon Editions 2003 Limited Edition 1/4 leather Fine 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Gryphon Editions for members of The Notable Trials Library. Quarter maroon leather decoratively struck with gilt titling and details with burgundy cloth decorated in gilt. All edges gilt. Silk bookmark sewn in. Unread copy; tight bright and fresh. Fine 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Court Of King's Bench, The Fifth and Last Part of Modern Reports, Being a Continuation of Several Special Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Court of Queen's Bench, ... ... Same Hand As the Former Parts.
London Printed By John Nutt, Assignee of Edw. Sayer Esq ; for Tho. Bever ; and Tho. Osborn 1711 First Edition Hardcover Good 
4to 11" - 13" tall; 464 pages; Tall 4to. Rebound in institutional brown buckram; ex-library with bookplate to new endpages/pastedown and call number painted base of spine. Lacking front and rear endpages but with text complete; first page of the book is the title-page. 464 pp with "Table" of [20] pp at rear. Expected light toning and spotting to pages. Library cloth is slightly irregular and bubbled lower inch or two from a damp episode, also visible as a tide line and ripple to the newer endsheets but with no discernible effect to the pages of the text. Prior ownership in manuscript top edge of title page - "Lt. Evans ..." [? ] and WJ Dillingham. Text block solid and neat, in an institutional library rebinding. Good thus or better. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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20 Craig, P. P. Public Law and Democracy in the United Kingdom and the United States of America
Oxford Clarendon Press 1990 019825637X / 9780198256373 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Clarendon Law Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 440 pages; Snugly bound and neat with original glossy, pictorial dust jacket. Dark blue cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Dust jacket with just very mild shelf/handling rub to edges and surfaces. No marks. Solid and very neat. VG+/VG+ 
Price: 110.00 USD
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