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1640 Britton the Second Edition Edmund Wingate Scarce John le Breton
1640. Click here to see our other books! Britton The Second Edition Faithfully Corrected According to Divers Ancient Manuscripts Edmund Wingate; John Le Breton 1640 John Moore Esquire : London 6" by 3.5" [34], 64, [1], 175, 175-238, 240-249, 245-287, [42]pp SUMMARY A smartly bound, early edition of this important translation of John Le Breton's summary of English law. Early Edition,Leather Binding Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 0.75 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 19.99 EU Postage: £ 15.99 European Postage: £ 16.99 Asia Postage: £ 21.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 25.99 DESCRIPTION The second edition of this English translation.John Le Breton's 'Britton' is the earliest summary of the law of England, which purports to have been written following the request of King Edward I. It is believed to largely be based on 'De Legibus ete Consuetudinibus Angliae' be Henry de Bracton. Edited by Edmund Wingate, the English mathematical and legal writer. Wingate was the first to publish on the principle of the slide rule, and was a Member of Parliament during the Interregnum.ESTC reference work S106709. Collated, complete.With the final 21 errata leaves. A smartly bound, copy of this important legal treatise. CONDITION In the original calf boards. Rebacked, with the original boards preserved. Externally, smart. Patches of rubbing to the boards. Front hinge is slightly strained but firm. Fading to the title page. A few light chips to extremities. Internally, generally firmly bound though strained in places. Pages are bright with just the odd spots to pages. Overall … [Click Below for Full Description]
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