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The Anglophile and the Professor

Thu, Oct 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 1055

Five Folios of Reports, 17th and 18th Century

Estimate: $150 - $250
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Property from the Collection of Ronald Onorato, Savannah, GA


Five Folios of Reports, 17th and 18th Century, comprising CASES ARGUED AND DECREED IN THE HIGH COURT OF CHANCERY (London, 1707), folio, modern quarter-calf (browning and foxing); THE ARGUMENTS AND REPORTS OF THE SR. HEN. POLLEXFEN LATE LORD CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS (London, 1702), modern quarter-calf (occasional foxing); PRECEDENTS IN CHANCERY BEING A COLLECTION OF CASES ARGUED AND ADJUDGED IN THE HIGH COURT OF CHANCERY FROM 1689-1722 (Savoy, Nutt & Gosling, 1733), modern quarter-calf, folio (title page browned); Carthew, Thomas REPORTS OF CASES ADJUGED IN THE COURT OF KING'S BENCH FROM THE THIRD YEAR OF KING JAMES II TO THE TWELFTH YEAR OF WILLIAM III (London, 1728), folio, modern quarter-calf, Nottingham Law Library stamps on title page (dampstaining and browning on top edges); and THE REPORTS OF EDWARD BULSTRODE OF THE INNER TEMPLE, ESQUIRE, IN THREE PARTS, OF DIVERS RESOLUTIONS AND JUDGMENTS GIVEN IN THE COURT OF THE KING'S BENCH IN THE REIGNS OF KING JAMES I AND KING CHARLES I (London, 1688), modern cloth, Essex County Law Library stamp on title, marginal notations (toning, minor worm damage to first few leaves, not in text).

Measurements: Height: of largest 12 3/4 in. x Width: 8 3/8 in. x Depth: 2 1/2 in.


All with modern binding, see description for details.

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