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1 The Thalidomide Children and the Law: A Report By the Sunday Times
A Report by The Sunday Times Andre Deutsch London 1973 0233965386 / 9780233965383 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original dark green boards. Endpapers are browned, with an inscription written on the f.e.p. [reads 'Spot the accidental mistakes']. Otherwise VERY GOOD clean condition throughout. Not price clipped, the dust jacket is supplied in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 156pp. 24cm. 021919 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
16 Thirty Who Were Tried, or Eternal Vigilance
Hale, Leslie (MP) Victor Gollancz Ltd London 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original blue cloth boards - slightly faded front board. VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Minor rubs to dust jacket and spine faded. The DJ is now protected in a loose film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 304pp. 22cm. 1st ed. 1955. 013647 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
2 Evidence of Things Not Seen
Baldwin, James Michael Joseph London 1986 0718127161 / 9780718127169 Hardback Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First UK edition. Original black boards. A very good condition copy of Baldwin's book about the Atlanta child murders of 1979-1981. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xiv, 125. The dust jacket is slightly faded at the spine. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 053954 
Price: 11.50 GBP

 
17 The Unreliable Life of Harry the Valet : The Great Victorian Jewel Thief
Hamilton, Duncan Century 2011 1846058139 / 9781846058134 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and the dust jacket are in excellent, fine, as new condition. RRP. 14.99. The astonishing story of the most notorious Victorian Jewel thief. 311pp. 22cm. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 300749 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
3 The New Newgate Calendar
Birkett, Lord (edited with an introduction by) The Folio Society London 1960 Hard Cover Very Good Slipcase Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First Folio Society edition. Green cloth spine, marbled boards. Name and date written on the front endpaper. In original grey slipcase, which is worn and is split along the head and foot of the spine edge. 265pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 041641 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
18 Chambers in the Temple: Comments and Conceits 'in Camera' [Inscribed by the Author]
Hawkes, C. P. Methuen & Co Ltd London 1930 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Hardback without dust jacket. Original blue cloth. Very good clean condition. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992) and inscribed to him by the author, his father, on the half-title page. Inscription is written in initials rather than full name. Dated 1930. The binding is nice and firm. The cloth of the spine is dulled and has pale staining. A few foxing spots to the outer closed textblock page edges. A good copy of this scarce title, with interesting provenance. pp. 206, 8. Front endpapers depict plan of the Temple. 105760 
Price: 21.00 GBP

 
 
4 Revenge: A Story Of Hope
Blumenfeld, Laura Simon & Schuster New York, USA 2002 0684853167 / 9780684853161 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First edition. 'My father was shot by a terrorist. A decade later, I went looking for him ...' 382pp. Both book and dust jacket in very good, clean condition. Small rubs to the top corners of the dust jacket. Binding is tight and firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. DJ not price clipped. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 004798 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
19 Sports Law (Second edition)
James, Mark Palgrave Macmillan 2013 1137026448 / 9781137026446 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, clean condition. Appears lightly / barely used. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Second edition. pp. xxi, 346. Supported throughout by chapter summaries, explanations of key terms and detailed further reading lists, this text makes an ideal companion to the study of sports law at undergraduate or postgraduate level. 307199 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
5 Penalties Upon Opinion (The Thinker's Library, No. 39)
Bonner, Hypatia Bradlaugh ; 3rd edition revised and enlarged by F. W. Read Watts & Co 1934 First Thus Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. First Thinker's Library edition. Original brown boards. A slight forwards lean to the spine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xiv, 143. 306579 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
20 An Introduction to British Constitutional Law
Keith, Arthur Berriedale Clarendon Press Oxford 1931 Hard Cover Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" 
Original black boards; some light marks. Ownership inscription on the front endpaper and there are a few notes written in the text, in pen The dust jacket is browned at the spine and edges, has some minor rubs and nicks and a couple of small marks on the front cover. pp. xii, 243. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 044710 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
6 Justice of the Peace and Local Government Review Reports 1967. 131 J.P.
Bridgman, G. F. L. (editor) Published by The Proprietors, Justice of the Peace Ltd London 1968 Half Leather Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Bound in half-tan leather with marbled boards. The binding is rubbed at the edges, spine and corners. The binding is firm and tight. Clean inside. No names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. [4], 597. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. Discount available for collection from our shop premises - please enquire. 103664 
Price: 22.00 GBP

 
21 A Cast of Killers
Kirkpatrick, Sidney D. E. P. Dutton New York 1986 0525243909 / 9780525243908 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. In very good, clean condition. The binding is nice and firm. Mild bruising to the spine ends of the dust jacket. Front flap not price clipped. pp. xi, 301. 105679 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Law of Nations: An Introduction to the International Law of Peace
Brierly, J. L. ; edited by Sir Humphrey Waldock Oxford at the Clarendon Press | Oxford University Press 1963 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Sixth edition. No dust jacket. Publisher's original black boards. In very good, clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xv, 442. 304510 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
22 Judging Judges
Lee, Simon Faber & Faber 1988 0571148301 / 9780571148301 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good ` 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket, both in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The pages are browned / tanned. Dust jacket price clipped - now supplied in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 218pp. 022360 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
 
8 Political Freedom: Associations, Political Purposes and the Law
Davis, Howard Continuum 2000 082645030X / 9780826450302 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Excellent condition hardback. Near fine except for small rub / chip at base of spine. Appears unread. No names or inscriptions. 326pp. 24cm. 040241 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
23 Who Killed Daniel Pearl?
Levy, Bernard-Henri Duckworth London, United Kingdom 2003 0715632612 / 9780715632611 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are slightly bruised at the spine ends and corners. Otherwise very good, clean condition. Binding tight and firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xix, 454. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 022101 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
9 The Berks, Bucks and Oxfordshire Law Society: A Centenary History 1889-1989
Duce, E. H. Berks, Bucks and Oxfordshire Incorporated Law Society 1989 0951490001 / 9780951490006 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim soft back in overall very good, clean condition. Covers a little faded at the edges and there are some foxing spots to the outer closed textblock edges. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 78pp. 306182 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
24 Notable Historical Trials - Complete 4 Volume set. Volume I: From Socrates to the Gunpowder Plot; Volume II: From Galileo to Admiral Byng; Volume III: From the Boston Massacre to Queen Caroline; Volume IV: From Burke and Hare to Oscar Wilde
Lovill, Justin (selected and edited by) The Folio Society London 1999 Hardcover Very Good No Slipcase Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Complete 4 volume set but lacking slipcase. Volume IV has a heavy bump to the bottom corner of the front board. Volume IV has a red mark to the outer closed textblock foredge near the top edge. This looks like a manufacturing flaw; it looks like a smudge from process of colouring the top edges as it is the same shade of red as the top textblock edges. Volume I has a small flattened crease to the top corner of the title page. All volumes are clean inside. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Bindings are firm though bindings sit every so slightly off square. pp. xviii, 521; x, 498; x, 514; x, 554. Printed on Balmoral Laid paper and bound in maroon red buckram with marbled paper sides. This set is VERY LARGE AND HEAVY - a significant surcharge will apply to international orders as this set will cost a great deal more to send than our standard rate will cover. Shipping to some destinations may not be available - please enquire before ordering. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. UK highlands, islands and N. Ireland may incur an additional charge. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. 305495 
Price: 31.00 GBP

 
 
10 The Political Context of Law: Proceedings of the Seventh British Legal Conference, Canterbury 1985
Eales, Richard & Sullivan, David (eds.) The Hambledon Press London, United Kingdom 1987 0907628842 / 9780907628842 Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original navy boards, green dust jacket. Both book and jacket are in excellent FINE, as new condition. The DJ is supplied in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 24cm. 164pp. 022204 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
25 Trail Of Bones: More Cases From The Files Of A Forensic Anthropologist
Manhein, Mary H. Louisiana State University Press 2005 0807131040 / 9780807131046 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original black boards. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. 127pp. Trail of Bones takes readers on an entertaining and educating walk in the shoes of this remarkable scientist who has dedicated her life to providing justice for those no longer able to speak for themselves. 200019 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
11 The World's Earliest Laws (The Thinker's Library, No. 43)
Edwards, Chilperic Watts & Co Fleet Street, London 1934 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Small pocket-sized Thinker's Library edition. Original brown boards. A slight curvature to the boards. No previous owner's names, inscriptions. Just a couple of pencil line marks in the margins marking passages. Binding firm. Outer closed textblock edges a little greyed. pp. viii, 152. First impression in the Thinker's Library edition. 306560 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
26 Wainewright The Poisoner [Signed 1st Edition]
Motion, Andrew Faber and Faber London 2000 057119401x / 9780571194018 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
First edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the title page [flat signed, no inscription]. Excellent condition - near fine- the pages are just slightly age-toned. Very slight bruising to the base of the spine. pp. xix, 305. 24cm. Dust jacket not price clipped. Biography of one of the Nineteenth Century's most unscrupulous criminals. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 100245 
Price: 24.00 GBP

 
 
12 The World's Earliest Laws (The Thinker's Library, No. 43)
Edwards, Chilperic Watts & Co Fleet Street, London 1934 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Small pocket-sized Thinker's Library edition. Original brown boards. A significant forwards lean to the spine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions. pp. viii, 152. First impression in the Thinker's Library edition. 306580 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
27 The Unknown Citizen
Parker, Tony Hutchinson London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original black boards. Some bubbling to both pastedowns, next to the spine. Indentations from erased previous owner's name at the top edge of the front endpaper. Pages clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges and has some repairs to tears to the underside; repairs done by a previous owner in what looks like an acid-free repair tissue. Dust jacket not price clipped. 176pp. A good solid copy. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105497 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
13 Bodysnatchers: A History of the Resurrectionists 1742-1832
Fido, Martin Weidenfeld and Nicolson London 1988 0297793934 / 9780297793939 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 184pp. Dust jacket not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 303753 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
28 Five Women
Parker, Tony ; with drawings by Anthony Colbert The Quality Book Club Charing Cross Road, London 1965 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Light grey boards. No names or inscriptions. Some foxing to pages and to outer closed textblock edges. A couple of tears to the dust jacket edges, with small rubs, chips and nicks. 191pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105536 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
14 The Robbers' Tale: The Real Story of the Great Train Robbery
Fordham, Peta Hodder and Stoughton London 1965 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second impression. Original burgundy red boards; slightly faded at the base of the spine and bumped corners. Binding firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Small grubby mark in the margin of p. 34. The dust jacket is rubbed at the edges, chipped at the head of the spine, has some light creasing to the back cover and about an inch of loss to the base of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. 160pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105041 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
29 Insurance in Rabbinic Law
Passamaneck, S. M. Edinburgh University Press 1974 0852242581 / 9780852242582 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Very good clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Slight rubs and a couple of short nicks to the dust jacket edges, with small rubbed patch on the spine. Not price clipped, the DJ is supplied in a loose protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 219pp. 301170 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
15 Prisons Past and Future
Freeman, John (edited for the Howard League for Penal Reform by) Heinemann London 1978 0435823086 / 9780435823085 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original green boards, slightly bruised at the spine ends. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. DJ not price clipped. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. Slight crease to the top corners of pages 15-18. pp. xii, 239. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 041558 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
30 Reports for Criminal Courts
Perry, Fred Owen Wells Yorkshire 1979 0904553078 / 9780904553079 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
There is a 'received' stamp for a Social Work Department on the front cover of the dust jacket. Clean inside; no previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. x, 134. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose protective clear film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 049732 
Price: 6.50 GBP

 
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Notable Historical Trials - Complete 4 Volume set. Volume I: From Socrates to the Gunpowder Plot; Volume II: From Galileo to Admiral Byng; Volume III: From the Boston Massacre to Queen Caroline; Volume IV: From Burke and Hare to Oscar Wilde, Lovill, Justin (selected and edited by)
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