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1 Alteserra, Antoine Dadin; Dadin de Hauteserre (Antoine); Michael Marotta. Opera Omnia. Tomus I: De Ecclesiasticae Jurisdictionis Vindiciis Adversus Caroli Feuretti et Aliorum Tractatus De Abusu Susceptis. Tomus II: Asceticon Sive Originum Rei Monasticae Libri Decem.
[ Naples, Italy] 1777 First Neapolitan Edition Quarter Leather Good- Small 4to 
Tomus I, xvi + 338 pages, including index. Tomus II, xxii + 281 pages. Leather spines with gilt titles and tooling; marbled boards. Title page vignettes; headpiece and decorated initial at the beginning of each book. There is some dampstaining in each volume, and light foxing; the boards are abraded at the corners. Antoine Dadin, (1602 - 1682) was a distinguished French historian and canonist, dean of the faculty of law at the University of Toulouse. The church awarded him a pension as a reward for his defense of ecclesiastical jurisdiction. His confutation of Charles Fevret's "De Abusu" in which he defended the Church, wasn't published until the 1770s. These are the first two volumes of his Complete Works in eleven volumes. 005673 
Price: 300.00 USD
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2 Andrews, Christopher, et al Lightning Injuries: Electrical, Medical, and Legal Aspects
Baton Rouge CRC Press 1992 0849354587 / 9780849354588 First Edition Cloth Fine Sm 4to Signed by the Author
Inscribed and Signed by Mary Ann Cooper. A fine copy, issued without dust jacket. 007545 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 Darrow, Clarence Crime & Criminals
Chicago Charles H. Kerr 2000 New Edition Cloth Fine  8vo 
One of 100 cloth copies, issued without dust jacket. 000956  
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Flanders, Henry The Lives and Times of the Chief Justices of the United States
Philadelphia Lippincott 1858 First Edition Cloth Very Good Sm 4to 
2 volumes. Volume I: John Jay, John Rutledge; very good with small damp stain to lower front gutter of first 25 pages, hole in f.e.p. from plate removal; plate of the Athenian Society on the f.p.d. Second Series, published 1859: William Cushing, Oliver Ellsworth, John Marshall. Some general foxing in both volumes, especially to early pages; spines sunned and chipped, boards slightly soiled, light tidal mark in gutter. 001238 
Price: 100.00 USD
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5 Jounneau, L.C., And E. Solon Discissioni Del Codice Civile Nel Consiglio Di Stato Precedute Dagli Articoli Del Testo Dell Edizion Ufficiale E Del Progetto Con Note Tratte Dalle Osservazioni Delle Corti Di Cassazione e D'appello Giusta Il Piano Del. Sig. Consig. Di Stato Regnaud
Mantova Presso La Societa' Tipografica All' Apollo 1806 Hardcover Fair Octavos 
7 of 8 volumes (lacks volume 1) Prima Versione Italiana/ Autorizzata Da S. E. Il Sig. Gran-Giudice / Ministro Della Giustazia. Leather spines with gilt titles and decorations; marbled boards. Some bindings are very rough. Published 1806-1807. 005691 
Price: 200.00 USD
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6 Powell, John Joseph. AN ESSAY UPON THE LEARNING OF DEVISES, From Their Inception By Writing to Their Consummation By the Death of the Devisor.
Dublin W. Jones 1791 First Irish Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
[ESTC 66593; see Marvin p. 582 for later edition]. Powell here applies his expertise in real property to wills. First Irish ed. Uncommon thus. Octavo, xv [545] pp. Very good contemporary sheep, modern rebacked leather spine. 006362 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7 Sclopis, Federigo. Storia Della Legislazione Italiana. Progressi (Vol. 2)
Torino, Italy Giuseppe Pomba E. C. Editori 1844 Hardcover Good 16mo 
Part of the series: Opere Utili Ad Ogni Persona Educata / Raccolte / col consiglio / D'Uomini Periti in Ciascuna Scienza / Legislazione. xv [1] 284 + errata. Marbled boards, rubbed, worn at edges; gilt title and decorations on leather spine. 005705 
Price: 50.00 USD
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