A General Abridgment of Cases in Equity, argued and adjudged in the High Court of Chancery, etc. with several cases never before published, alphabetically digested under proper titles; with Notes and References to the whole. and three tables, the first of the Names of the Cases, the second of the several Titles, with their divisions and subdivisions; and the third, of the matter under general heads.
London: E. and R. Nutt and R. Gosling, 1734. Hardcover. SCARCE. The Second edition, corrected. A popular work, it went through six editions in the 18th century, the last being that of 1792. It covers abatement, affidavits, pleas, assignment, bankruptcy, bonds, courts, creditors, deeds, evidence, executors, heirs, idiots & lunaticks, limitations of suits, mortgages, titles, will, writs, etc.
Quarto. Very good in original full leather binding with red leather label and raised bands on spine. The front cover is detached with slight evidence of prior repair to hinge. Heavy scuffing and wear to boards including chips to the leather and spine ends. The interior is very clean with a few light smudge marks and previous owner's name to front endpage and top of title page. Printed in Roman, Italic and Gothic typefaces. A good candidate for restoration. 417 pages + index. Law. LAW107181. Very Good.