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A Complete Guide to Sweet & Maxwell's Legal Publications, including the Publications of Stevens & Haynes, with Telegraphic Code Words - Catalogue A

By: Sweet and Maxwell

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Sweet and Maxwell: 1929

Seller ID: 39671

Condition: Very Good


92 pages; Clean and tight in original printed gray wrappers. Received date stamp Jan 31 1929 The Law Library. Sweet & Maxwell is a British publisher specialising in legal publications. This publisher of legal books and periodicals traces it root to the ounding of Stephen Sweet in 1799 and Alexander Maxwell in 1800, which merged in 1802 to form as Sweet & Maxwell. View more info

LEGAL BIBLIOGRAPHY of the British Commonwealth of Nations, being the Third Cumulative Supplement, to the end of 1945, to Sweet and Maxwell's Legal Bibliography

By: Sweet and Maxwell

Price: $12.94

Publisher: London, Sweet and Maxwell: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41780

Condition: Very Good


144 pages; Clean and tight in original pink boards. Sweet & Maxwell is a British publisher specialising in legal publications. This publisher of legal books and periodicals traces it root to the ounding of Stephen Sweet in 1799 and Alexander Maxwell in 1800, which merged in 1802 to form as Sweet & Maxwell. Laid in is memo from the publisher on their letterhead with typed message "With Sweet & Maxwell Ltd.'s Compliments" and addressed to Edon R. James, Esq., Law Librarian, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. View more info

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CATALOGUES - A lot of twenty-five bookseller catalogues Offering Fine Books, Interesting and Rare Books, Second-Hand Books, Pamphlets and Manuscripts; etc.

By: Thomas Thorp

Price: $44.94

Publisher: Surrey and London, Thomas Thorp: 1936-1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40865

Condition: Very Good


A lot of 25 Bookseller's catalogues (late 1930s) For Thomas Thorp located in London and also in Surrey. - contents generally clean and tight in original printed wrappers with some scattered pencil check marks, dust toning and occasional creasing at corner. Catalogue numbers range from Catalogue No. 191 to Catalogue No. 507 offerring tens of thousands of books. View more info

A Catalogue of Books Relating to America - Catalogue No. 475

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1936

Seller ID: 39673

Condition: Good+


48 pages; Contents clean in original printed green wrappers. Front wrapper rubbed, toned and creased at upper right corner. 1131 items including Capt. Edward Cooke's Voyage to the South Sea (1708-12); an American Military Pocket Atlas (1776); etc. View more info

Catalogue of Second-Hand Books Part 1: Eighteenth Century Literature; Part 2: Miscellaneous Literature. Catalogue No. 239

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1944

Seller ID: 39706

Condition: Very Good-


56 pages; Contents clean in original printed green wrappers. Former owner's name on front wrapper at upper right corner. 1312 items including purchases from the Libraries of The Late Rt. Hon. John Burns, The Late Sir Michael Sadler, The Late J. Pierpont Morgan, L.W. Neeld and various other sources. The previous owner Francis Xavier Dwyer was co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," by Edmund M. Morgan and Francis X. Dwyer, and was a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. He ... View more info

Part Two of A Catalogue of Second-Hand Books Catalogue No. 530

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1944

Seller ID: 39707

Condition: Very Good-


92 pages; Contents clean in original printed pink wrappers. Former owner's name on front wrapper at upper right corner. 2381 items. The previous owner Francis Xavier Dwyer was co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," by Edmund M. Morgan and Francis X. Dwyer, and was a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. He has marked some items for puchase, e.g., Extracts from the Court Rolls of the Manor of Wimbledon from Edward IV to 1864 - 7 shillings. View more info

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Catalogue of Interesting and Valuable Books Catalogue No. 250

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1947

Seller ID: 39718

Condition: Very Good-


48 pages; Contents clean in original printed blue wrappers, corner of front wrapper creased, dated stamp on front wrapper "May 5, 1947." 632 items. The previous owner Francis Xavier Dwyer was co-author of a widely used textbook: "Introduction to the Study of Law," by Edmund M. Morgan and Francis X. Dwyer, and was a librarian at the Law Library of Harvard University and later for decades at the Law Library of Library of Congress. View more info

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Catalogue of Miscellaneous Second-Hand Books in All Classes of Literature - Catalogue No. 218

By: Thorp, Thomas

Price: $9.94

Publisher: London, Thomas Thorp: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40828

Condition: Very Good-


56 pages; Contents unmarked in original printed blue wrappers. Front wrapper toned along foredge, catalogue faintly creased at center. 1118 items. Fascinating printed notice on front wrapper: "In consequence of the lower ground floor having been taken over for an Air Raid Shelter, a warehouse has been acquired nearby, where the books are now in process of being classified and stored. This may necessitate in some cases a slight delay in the execution of orders ..." A few notable titles with 1930s prices: Curtis' Flora Londinensis with 433 finely coloured engraved botanical plates [17... View more info

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Catalogue of Interesting Second-hand Books being the Modern Library of a Gentleman - Catalogue No. 90 [together with] Catalogue 94 (Part 1, A-L) - End of Season Clearance List in all Branches of Literature

By: Turner, Albert V

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Woking, Surrey Bookshop: 1937

Seller ID: 40844

Condition: Very Good


36 pages; Contents clean and tight in original printed self-wrappers, wrappers dust toned. 576 items offerred in No. 93 and 429 in Catalogue 96 (1938). Catalogue 96 creased. View more info

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MEDIAEVAL ORNAMENTAL ALPHABETS & NUMERALS with 26 Illustrated Plates

By: Unidentified Compiler

Price: $39.94

Publisher: London, Bernard Quaritch Ltd.: 1910

Seller ID: 38697

Condition: Very Good


Portfolio of brown cloth and boards with printed label at front board, cloth ties on three sides housing a set of 26 plates (most printed in colour) of various decorative alphabets and numerals with printed wrapper & listing key for plates. Toning to titlepage, otherwise plates are clean and nice. A wonderful reference for artists, caligraphers, printers, etc. No date printed, but circa 1910. View more info

The Law Library

By: Vance, John

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, U.S. GPO: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40772

Condition: Very Good


from ANNUAL REPORT of the Librarian of Congress For the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1940; 58 pages; Clean and tight in original printed blue wrappers, an offprint from the ANNUAL REPORT of the Librarian of Congress For the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1940. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Annual Report of the Law Library for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941

By: Vance, John T

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, The Library of Congress: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39664

Condition: Near Fine


49 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. This annual report contains information on the administrative and operational activities of the Law Library of the Library of Congress, there is also fascinating information about the acquisitions such as two editions of Gratian's Decretum (Strassburg, 1484 and Venice, 1498); De Romano Imperio (1476?); Malleus Maleficarum (Nurenberg, 1496); Ta Ming Lu - Criminal Code of the Ming Dynasty (1722); Statutes Made in the Reigns of Edward III and Richard II (1327-1398 - manuscript on vellum); An Abridgment of the Publick Laws of Virginia, 177... View more info

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THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939

By: Vance, John T.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38739

Condition: Very Good


56 pages; Clean and tight in original printed cream wrappers, wrappers lightly dust soiled. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. View more info

THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1939

By: Vance, John T.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, Law Library of Congress: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39665

Condition: Very Good


56 pages; Clean and tight in original printed cream wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. View more info

THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938

By: Vance, John T.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, Law Library of Congress: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39666

Condition: Very Good


53 pages; Clean and tight in original printed cream wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. View more info

THE LAW LIBRARY Reprinted from the Annual Report of the Librarian of Congress for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1940

By: Vance, John T.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Washington, Law Library of Congress: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39667

Condition: Very Good


58 pages; Clean and tight in original printed cream wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. View more info

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THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1934

By: Vance, John Thomas

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38326

Condition: Very Good


34 pages; Clean and tight in original wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1931

By: Vance, John Thomas

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38328

Condition: Very Good


39 pages; Clean and tight in original wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1932

By: Vance, John Thomas

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38329

Condition: Very Good


23 pages; Clean and tight in original wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS  An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1933

THE LAW LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An account of its activities and the more important accessions for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1933

By: Vance, John Thomas

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38330

Condition: Very Good


19 pages; Clean and tight in original wrappers. The annual report of the Law Librarian of the Library of Congress of the United States details on acquisitions and exhibitions. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info