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Commentaries on the Laws of England, Edited for American Lawyers, 4 Volume Set

William Blackstone; William G. Hammond (Ed.)

Published by Bancroft-Whitney Company, San Francisco, 1890
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Antiquarian Books of Boston (Winthrop, MA, U.S.A.)

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Subtitled: "With copious Notes, and References to all Comments on the text in the American Reports, 1787-1890". Bound in period, dark-brown, full leather, with good, gilt lettered titles on red spine labels, and "Hammond" on good, black spine labels. Volume 1 has the left side of the spine detached for the upper 4 inches, with some dryness to the spine, and slight chipping to the top of the spine. The inner covers have perfectly attached hinges. Volume 2 has a little dryness to the spine, and both outer hinges, with slight rubbing to 2 corners. The covers are very well attached, with very well attached inner hinges. Volume 3 has some dryness and flaking to the spine, with dryness and some cracking to the right outer hinge.The interior hinges are very well attached. Volume 4 has some slight flaking to the spine ends. There is some dryness and blackening to the spine's leather. The front cover's outer hinge is cracked, and the cover is just hanging on by 2 binding cords. Volumes 3 and 4 have a slight waterstain just to a small part of the outer text block, but the stain doesn't extend into the pages. The previous owner has a blindstamp on each blank frontpaper. There are no ownership inscriptions or bookplates, neither do the pages have any handwriting or underlines. Pagination: xxxi, 847; vii, 807; v, 618; v, 659 pages. The pages are very clean, are still crisp, and are tightly bound. This is a small sized set, which the volumes measuring about 4 inches by 5-7/8 inches, and are a combined 6 inches thick. The set has a fairly nice shelf appearance, with the still bright spine labels. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 16226

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Title: Commentaries on the Laws of England, Edited ...

Publisher: Bancroft-Whitney Company, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1890

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition:Good

Edition: Early Printing.

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