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cover of Citizenship of the United States

Citizenship of the United States

by Frederick van Dyne

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1904
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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A handsome sturdy copy in publisher's original full ruled sheep. Black & red morocco labels to spine. De-accessioned from the United States Barranquilla consulate with no external markings. "Property of the United States" to front pastedown.
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cover of Volumen Legum quod paruum vocant in Quo Haec Insunt. Tres posteriores libre Codicis D. Iustiniani Sacratiss. Principis eadem cura, qua priores nouem emendati. Authenticae Nouellae Constitutiones eiusdem Principis.

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Full vellum with embossed flourish design to front and rear; 5 raised bands and black ink titling to spine. Latin text throughout. No previous owners' names or other markings. Discoloring and wear to vellum, as well as a split to both head and tail of spine; occasional foxing to pages. 11 x 16.5 inches. Please expect extra postage for overseas… Read more
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cover of Corporis Justinianaei. Digestum Vetus, seu Pandectarum Juris Civilis. Tomus Primus ex Pandectis Florentinis, in lucem emissis uti fieri potuit repraesentatus

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Full vellum with flourished design to front and back; 5 raised bands, worn labels, and black ink titling to spine. Latin text throughout. No previous owners' names or other markings. Discoloring, wear, and wrinkling to vellum; splitting at head of spine and loss to tail of spine (see images). 11 x 17 inches. Please expect extra postage for overseas orders.
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cover of Lincoln the Litigant

Lincoln the Litigant

by William H. Townsend, Introduction by William E. Barton

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1925
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
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$90.00

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Limited to 1050 copies. Blue paper wraps and label with text to spine. Paper dust jacket. Housed in black paper slipcase with a label with text to spine. Deckle edges. Sur blanc black and white plates throughout. No previous owners' names or other markings. Losses to dust jacket, primarily at spine; wear to slipcase with closed tears at edges… Read more
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$90.00
cover of Baja California Sur, Legisladores Federales al H. Congreso de la Union 1917-2001

Baja California Sur, Legisladores Federales al H. Congreso de la Union 1917-2001

by Jose Carlos Cota Osuna, Gilberto Ibarra Rivera

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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One of 1000 copies of the first edition. Coated paper wraps with images and text. No previous owners' names or other markings. Light wear to wraps. (see image). 6 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. Shipped through boxed USPS Priority insured mail.
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cover of A Lawyer Tells the Truth

A Lawyer Tells the Truth

by Morris Gisnet, Introduction by Norman Thomas

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1931
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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"Special Lawyer's Edition De Luxe Limited to 299... this is copy number 193." Green cloth boards with gilt particulars to front board and spine. Orange dust jacket with red text protected in mylar. No previous owners' names or other markings. Light scrape to back board (see image). Light soiling and small loss at base of spine to dust jacket (see… Read more
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cover of Is Conscience A Crime?

Is Conscience A Crime?

by Norman Thomas

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
March 1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$200.00

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Textured orange cloth boards with black stamped decoration and text to front board and spine. Black and orange dust jacket protected in mylar. Decorative endpapers. Stated on dust jacket: "Is the conscientious objector a criminal? A book about those who in their own way fought a real fight for democracy." Previous owner's stamp to verso of first free page discreetly… Read more
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cover of A Little Mortgage

A Little Mortgage

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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Nice deep impression, cardboard burn to rear. Engraving by Debic after a painting by Sadler. Image size 13.5 x 19 inches, leaf size 22 x 30 inches.
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cover of The First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England. or, a Commentary upon Littleton, not the name of the Author only, but of the Law itself

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Full rebacked calf with decorative brass corners; 5 raised bands with a black leather label and gilt particulars. Liquid staining to edges of paper to last few pages, not affecting text. No previous owners' names or other markings. [viii], (88), 394 pp., [ii], [ii], [lx] 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches
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cover of Criminal Docket 20,001 to 25,000. June 8, 1933 to Oct. 5, 1933

Criminal Docket 20,001 to 25,000. June 8, 1933 to Oct. 5, 1933

by Municipal Court of Cleveland

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
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$1,600.00

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Entries from number 20,001 to 24,945. The records provide information regarding the type of charge, the judge's name, the trial, plea, and sentence. Half red morocco over brown corduroy. Gilt particulars to front and spine. 4 raised bands. General shelf wear given the size, weight and regular usage. Loss to 1 of 4 raised bands on spine. Expect extra postage.… Read more
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cover of Descriptive Book of Thieves

Descriptive Book of Thieves

by City of Cleveland Police Department

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1931-1933
Condition
Very Good
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$33,000.00

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Approximately 3200 booking records (approximately 20 of which have been contemporaneously blotted-out) numbered 37888 to 41109 accompanied by individual 2 x 3 inches photographs and description of the person and their alleged crime. Full brown cloth. Front board separated at hinge (see image). Marbled endpapers. Index of names in alphabetical order. Lacking page 289/290. Heavy shelf wear given… Read more
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cover of Discursus Juris Publici fulgentissima novem-virorum Jura quibus prae caeteris Germaniae Principibus gaudent ex ipsis fontibus deprompta exhibentes. Accedunt Rudolphi et Caroli Rom. Regum, et Ruperti Palatini Senioris Attestationes, de jure electoratus in Rom. Imperio regibus Bohemie competente.

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Original metal clasped full vellum over beveled boards. Faded paper label to spine.; [viii], 462, [1].
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$480.00
cover of The Anglo-Indian Codes. Volume I.

The Anglo-Indian Codes. Volume I.

by Whitley Stokes

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
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$400.00

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Quarter red morocco over black cloth. Gilt particulars to spine. Previous owner's name in gilt to foot of spine. Bookplate of previous owner removed from front pastedown. Otherwise, a nice clean copy. ; Thick 8vo ; xxxii, [i], 1034, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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cover of Practicks of the Laws of Scotland, As also Abstracts taken out of the  Ancient Records of This Kingdom, hereby is declared the Manner of  Administring Justice in Civil Causes, before the College of Justice was  Erected.  And Propositions & Questions in Law Made by the Same Author.  With Memoirs of his Life and Trial for an alleg'd Crime of High Treason  Against the States: In the Pretended Parliament at St. Andrews, In  December 1645, And January 1646.

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Full Ruled Modern Calf. A handsome supple copy rebound in full ruled calf; green morocco labels to spine. ; Folio 19 x 30.3 cm; xli, [3], 372. pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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cover of A Digest of the Law of Actions and Trials at Nili Prius. The second  edition, corrected, with considerable additions from printed and  manuscript cases, and three new chapters on the law of corporations and  evidence.

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Polished calf with abbreviated gilt title to label to spine. Front beginning at foot. Moisture mark extending from front pastedown to title page. Nevertheless, a clean, serviceable copy. ; Large 8vo ; x, [ii], [xxix], 791, [lxxvi] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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cover of De Arbitrariis Judicum Quaestionibus & causis, Centuriae sex. Quibus tota  Iuris Pars, quae Iudicum arbitrio & potestate pendet, perquàm doctè, latè,  & eleganter pertractatur, magno iusdicentium, docentium & discentium  commodo. Accesserunt Postremae huic editioni eiusdem de Adipiscenda,  Retinenda, & Recuperanda possessione doctissima Commentaria. Item,  Responsa causae Finariensis, à multis Italiae celeberrimis Iurisconsultis  reddita. Omnia nunc emendatius & ordinatius quàm antehac edita.

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Lugduni: Antonium de Harsy. Very Good. 1606. Full vellum with partial title inked to spine. Small ink blots and markings to top and fore edges. Loss to feet of front and rear gutters. Previous owners' names excised and obliterated from title page, not affecting text. "Expurgado ano dei [1]635 (or [1]639)" inked to title page, followed… Read more
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cover of Art Law Handbook

Art Law Handbook

by Roy S. Kaufman

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780735516410
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$80.00

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Still in original shrinkwrap. ISBN: 0-7355-1641-3; 4to 11" - 13" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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cover of Commentarius in IV. libros Institutionum juris civilis Divi Justiniani,  Imperatoris Sacratissimi; Multis insignibus Questionibus adauctus, atque  omnibus non solum Jurisprudentiae Alumnis, Interpretibus, Consulentibus  advocatis & judicibus, sed aliarum etiam facultatum studiosis &  professoribus, propter varias in illis materias dilucide` ac diligenter  pertractatas, oppido quam utilis atque fructuosus.

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Full limp vellum. Lacking ties. First part ends at page 472; Second part begins at [553] with no apparent loss of text. Part two suffered the expurgations from the inquisitor with page 961 - 964; 995 - 998 pasted over and page crossed out. Worming to 955 - 976 with loss of text. 36.3 cm… Read more
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$400.00