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image of IN THE UNITED STATES CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK. JAMES G. WILSON AND JOHN GIBSON, VS. GEORGE W. BEARDSLEE. Affidavits on the part of the Defendant, to oppose Application for Injunction. P. Cagger, Solicitor for Defendant. C.W. Newton, Solicitor for Complainants.

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Albany: Joel Munsell, Law Printer, 1851., 1851.. Good. - Octavo, 8-7/8 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide. Softcover pamphlet, bound in self-wraps titled in black on the cover page. The covers are creased and the edges are foxed and darkened with some staining or soiling to the front cover leaf. 41 pages plus an addenda leaf tipped-in at… Read more
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image of REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON PATENTS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES, ADVERSE TO THE EXTENSION OF THE WOODWORTH PATENT. JULY 17, 1852. (Rep. No. 156. H. of Reps. 62nd Congress, 1st Session).

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[Washington, D.C.] (Hamilton, Printer), (1852)., (1852).. Very good. - Octavo, 8-7/8 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed buff white wraps titled in black on the front cover. The covers are lightly creased. 19 pages. The top edge of the pages are creased and there is a spot of foxing to the top corner of… Read more
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image of AN ADDRESS ON THE PATENT LAWS, DELIVERED ON INVITATION OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE, IN CASTLE GARDEN, AT ITS TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL FAIR.

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New York: Jennings & Harrison, 1849., 1849.. Good. - Octavo, 9-1/4 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed light green warps. The edges of the covers are slightly darkened and creased with a small chip to the bottom edge of the front cover. There is a vertical crease down the center of the pamphlet. 23… Read more
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image of JOSEPH TUFTS DAY BOOK. The attorney's ledger noting his daily billable services, expenses and fees from February 2nd, 1825 through May 1835. [Together with]: 15 SIGNED LOVE LETTERS to his future wife HELEN WHITTEMORE, penned but a few months before they were married.

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Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1825 through 1835. [1827]., [1827].. Good. - Quarto, 9-1/2 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide. Bound in brown suede leather. The covers are rubbed and stained with wear to the edges and corners. The head and tail of the spine are chipped and the leather is splitting along the top of the front joint. 176 pages,… Read more
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"TRANSCRIPTS & SUPPLEMENTAL POINTS AND AUTHORITIES" of the SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. (18 issues bound in one volume).

by Gage, Henry Tifft (1852-1924); and Hazard, Henry T. (1844-1921).

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Published
[1879].
Condition
Fair
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$750.00

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Los Angeles, California: Gould's Commercial Print; and Mirror Printing, 1879-1880. [1879]., [1879].. Fair. CALIFORNIA COURT REPORTS FROM THE LIBRARIES OF HENRY T. HAZARD & HENRY GAGE, SEVERAL OF WHICH ARE SIGNED BY THEM - Octavo, 9-1/4 inches high by 6-1/8 inches wide. Eighteen publications in one volume, disbound lacking the covers and the spine. Each of these "Transcripts"… Read more
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image of THE GREAT CITY FRAUDS OF COLE, DAVIDSON,_GORDON, FULLY EXPOSED. By Seton Laing, Assignee to Cole's Estate. Dedicated by Permission to the Right Hon. The Earl of Clarendon, K.G.

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London: Published by the Author, Sold by Mann Nephews, 39 Cornhill, [1856]., [1856].. Fair. - Octavo, 8-1/2 inches high by 5-5/8 inches wide. Three-quarter brown calf and cloth titled and ruled in gilt on the spine with a gilt-lettered leather title label mounted on the front cover. The covers are rubbed and stained with wear to the leather… Read more
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QUEER PEOPLE

by Thomson, Basil.

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Published
[1922].
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited, [1922]., [1922].. Fair. - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is heavily rubbed & bumped. xi & 320 pages. Illustrated with 13 black-and-white plates, including a frontispiece. A previous owner's name & address is penned on the flyleaf. The fore-edge is foxed & there is scattered light… Read more
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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED by the author of a Georgetown University prize essay on law B.F. SCHUBERT.

by Schubert, B.F.; Author of the Prize Essay "Merits and Demerits of Trial by Jury and How the Last Can Best be Remedied".

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Published
1902.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Washington, D.C., November 25, 1902., 1902.. Very good. - Over 85 words penned on 10-1/2 inch high by 8 inch wide creamy white paper. In his letter addressed to the Albany, NY bookseller Joseph McDonough, Schubert expresses his "pleasure in mailing to you five copies of my prize winning essay gratis and will be thankful to you if… Read more
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image of REPORTS OF CASES ARGUED AND DETERMINED IN THE SUPREME COURT OF JUDICATURE, AND IN THE COURT FOR THE TRIAL OF IMPEACHMENTS AND THE CORRECTION OF ERRORS, OF THE STATE OF NEW-YORK. VOL. II. (Volume 2 only).

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Albany, NY: William Gould & Co., / New-York: Gould & Banks, 1829., 1829.. Good. - Octavo, contemporary tan calf with a gilt-ruled, gilt-lettered leather label on the spine. The leather is rubbed & scuffed, The spine is darkened with a small piece out & with the label partially rubbed away, not affecting the titling. The covers are bumped… Read more
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image of REPORTS OF CASES ARGUED AND RULED AT NISI PRIUS, IN THE COURTS OF KING'S BENCH AND COMMON PLEAS, From Easter Term, 43 Geo. III. 1803, To Michaelmas Term, 46 Geo. III. 1806, both inclusive. Vol. V. (Volume V only).

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Hartford: printed by Hudson and Goodwin, 1810., 1810.. Fair. - Octavo, contemporary tan calf with a gilt-lettered leather label on the spine. The binding is rubbed & scuffed. The bottom corner of the rear cover is bumped & the edges of the cover are darkened. The spine is darkened with the leather dried out & cracking & the… Read more
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image of PRACTICE REPORTS IN THE SUPREME COURT AND COURT OF APPEALS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK. VOL. VII.

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Albany, NY: Joel Munsell, Law Printer, 1852., 1852.. Good. - Octavo, contemporary tan calf with gilt-ruled, gilt-lettered leather labels on the spine. The leather is rubbed & scuffed, The covers are bumped, & chipped along their front edges. There is some staining to the spine. The top of the front joint is split. v & 551 pages. The… Read more
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FARMINGTON.

by Darrow, Clarence.

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Published
(1925).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Girard, KS: Haldeman-Julius Publications, (1925)., (1925).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed brick red wrappers. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped and there is some minor soiling to the front cover. 112 pages plus 16-page publisher's catalog. The pages are darkened as is usual with this publication. Good. Reprint edition.
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image of THE LAW CONCERNING HORSES, RACING, WAGERS, AND GAMING; With an Appendix, Containing Recent Cases, Statutes, etc. By George Hewit Oliphant. [Together with]: A TREATISE ON THE EVIDENCE OF ABSTRACTS OF TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY. By John Yate Lee. [2 volumes bound in one as published in "The Law Library. October, November, and December, 1847." (Number 58)].

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Philadelphia: T. & J.W. Johnson, Law Booksellers, Publishers and Importers, 197 Chestnut Street, 1847., 1847.. Good. - Octavo, 9-1/2 inches high by 5-7/8 inches wide. Bound in full tan calf with gilt-titled leather labels on the spine. The covers are rubbed and soiled and the spine is scuffed. 327 and 259 pages respectively. A previous owner's name, with… Read more
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image of CASE AND COMMENT: The Lawyer's Magazine. Nov. 1910. Vol. 17 No. 6.  Blackstone Number. (Cover title).

CASE AND COMMENT: The Lawyer's Magazine. Nov. 1910. Vol. 17 No. 6. Blackstone Number. (Cover title).

by (Blackstone, Sir William). Carson, Hon. Hampton L.; et al. Russell, Asa W.; editor

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Published
1910.
Condition
Good
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$125.00

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(New York: Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Co.), 1910., 1910.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is chipped with dampstaining to the rear cover. There are pieces out of the head & tail of the spine & the top & lower ends of the front cover are detached. Pages [269] to 322 plus 18 pages of… Read more
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BEING BUSTED.

by Fiedler, Leslie A.

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Published
(1969).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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New York: Stein and Day, (1969)., (1969).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The tail of the spine is slightly chipped & the bottom corner of the front cover is very lightly creased. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped and the top corner of the rear flap has been excised. 255 pages.… Read more
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image of MAGAZINE PORTRAIT INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHORITY ON INTERNATIONAL LAW AND MEMBER OF THE HAGUE TRIBUNAL JOHN BASSETT MOORE.

MAGAZINE PORTRAIT INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHORITY ON INTERNATIONAL LAW AND MEMBER OF THE HAGUE TRIBUNAL JOHN BASSETT MOORE.

by Moore, John Bassett. ( 1860-1947). An authority on international law who was a member of the Hague Tribunal and served on the Permanent Court of International Justice.

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Published
1930.
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Good
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$100.00

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October 23, 1930., 1930.. Good. - Sepia-toned magazine portrait, 5-3/8 inches high by 4-1/4 inches wide, mounted on a 6--3/4 inch high by 4-5/8 inch wide card. Inscribed and signed on the mount below the portrait: "To Seymour Halpern, with the best wishes of / John Bassett Moore / Oct. 23, 1930." Tiny fragments of gray paper… Read more
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image of HANDBUCH DES EOSTERREICHISCHEN EHE-RECHTS nach den dareuber erlassenen Gesetzen und Verordnungen, und mit Bemerkung der Abweichungen des Beurgerlichen Gesetzbuchs feur Westgalizien. 2 volumes in 1.

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Wein: Andreas Gassler, 1804., 1804.. Fair. - Octavo, marbled paper over boards with a paper label on the spine. The binding is rubbed & chipped with a piece out of the paper of the rear board & a piece out of the top corner of the front board. The spine & its label are darkened; its head is… Read more
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AUTOGRAPH LETTER TO GENERAL HORATIO WRIGHT SIGNED BY AMERICAN LAWYER SIMON STEVENS.

by Stevens, Simon. (1825-1894). Lawyer known for his expertise in riparian water rights.

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Published
1884.
Condition
Very good
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$45.00

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New York: September 1884.. 1884.. Very good. - Letter penned in black ink and filling 1-1/2 sides of a sheet of cream paper folded to form 4 sides, each approximately 7 inches high by 4-3/8 inches wide. Signed "Simon Stevens". Folded twice for mailing. The first side is slightly darkened & soiled along the folds with a tiny stain at… Read more
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Prag: Johann Herrl, 1795., 1795.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 8 inches high by 6-3/8 inches wide], rebound in 20th-century decorative black & cream boards with the original gilt-lettered leather label on the spine. The corners & the head & tail of the spine are lightly rubbed. Title & 128 pages with 20th-century endpapers. There is… Read more
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Paris: L. Larose & Forcel, Editeurs, 1893.. 1893.. Fair. - Octavo, disbound. Softcover. Lacks front wrap; the rear wrap, which is darkened & chipped, is present but detached along with the rear endpaper. Half-title, title & 120 pp. Pencil markings in margins. The contents are good. Overall, fair. <p>179 items are catalogued.
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