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The Resource 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 it self ..., hæc ego grandævus posui tibi, candide lector, authore Edwardo Coke, milite

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 it self ..., hæc ego grandævus posui tibi, candide lector, authore Edwardo Coke, milite

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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 it self ...
Title
The first part of the institutes of the laws of England,
Title remainder
or, A commentary upon Littleton, not the name of the author only, but of the law it self ...
Statement of responsibility
hæc ego grandævus posui tibi, candide lector, authore Edwardo Coke, milite
Title variation
  • Commentary on Littleton
  • Coke institutes, first part
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Related
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1552-1634
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coke, Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in French and English in parallel columns, with explanatory comments in English only
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1552-1634
  • 1552-1634
  • 1552-1634
  • 1777-1849
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coke, Edward
  • Coke, Edward
  • Coke, Edward
  • Chauncey, Charles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Littleton, Thomas
  • Law
  • Land tenure
  • Real property
Label
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 it self ..., hæc ego grandævus posui tibi, candide lector, authore Edwardo Coke, milite
Instantiates
Manufacture
Note
  • Preliminary pages, commentary and table printed on both sides of page, but numbered on one side only
  • Irregularities in foliation
  • Engraved portraits of Coke and Littleton
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Edition
  • The tenth edition carefully corrected from the errors of the former impressions, with an alphabetical table /
  • To which are added two learned tracts of the same author, the first, his Reading upon the twenty-seventh of Edward the First, entituled, The statute of levying fines, and the second, Of bail and mainprize : in this tenth edition is also added his Compleat copy-holder, a learned treatise of the authors never before printed in any of his works in folio, with many thousands of new references to the modern law cases, by an eminent lawyer, never printed before, and distinguished from the old references by this mark [double dagger].
Extent
5 unnumbered leaves, 88 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 394 pages, 26 unnumbered leaves
Lccn
22000561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Library copy lacks Coke's portrait; formerly owned by Charles Chauncey
Other physical details
portrait, folded genealogical table
System control number
99-B1567
Label
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 it self ..., hæc ego grandævus posui tibi, candide lector, authore Edwardo Coke, milite
Manufacture
Note
  • Preliminary pages, commentary and table printed on both sides of page, but numbered on one side only
  • Irregularities in foliation
  • Engraved portraits of Coke and Littleton
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
33 cm (folio)
Edition
  • The tenth edition carefully corrected from the errors of the former impressions, with an alphabetical table /
  • To which are added two learned tracts of the same author, the first, his Reading upon the twenty-seventh of Edward the First, entituled, The statute of levying fines, and the second, Of bail and mainprize : in this tenth edition is also added his Compleat copy-holder, a learned treatise of the authors never before printed in any of his works in folio, with many thousands of new references to the modern law cases, by an eminent lawyer, never printed before, and distinguished from the old references by this mark [double dagger].
Extent
5 unnumbered leaves, 88 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 394 pages, 26 unnumbered leaves
Lccn
22000561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Library copy lacks Coke's portrait; formerly owned by Charles Chauncey
Other physical details
portrait, folded genealogical table
System control number
99-B1567

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