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[xx], , [ii] Handsome copy in full recent calf; new pastedowns & fly sheets. This is a complete text with a false void of 96 page numbers between p. 360 and 457 with no cancels or loss of signatures. There is a parallel void of these numbers in the contents; the pages being individually numbered (probably by an early nineteenth century hand) above those printed. This added pagination continues through the text correcting subsequent printed mispaginations and culminating with page 747 (vis-à-vis a printed 841), followed by a Table of Principle heads and an advertisement for Legal Texts Published by Twyford. Includes diverse pieces of such legal importance as a "Case brought by a Commoner against a stranger for digging a pit in the Common" and "Case against a Chyrurgeon for an evil Cure."; Quarto; Additional images and further information provided upon request.
Title: The Pleader: Containing Perfect Presidents and Formes of Declarations, Pleadings, Issues, Judgments, and Proceedings in All Kinds of Actions, Reall, Personall, and Mixt; very necessary to be known, and of excellent use. Together with the termes and rolls wherein they were entred; and also diverse points of great learning, and various notes and cases to illustrate the same. As they were drawn, entred, and taken in the times of those famous prothonotaries of the Court....
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Henry Twyford, et al.: 1657
Book Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 1557