Item #29045 The REPORTS Of SR. GEORGE CROKE KNIGHT; Late, one of the Justices of the Court of KINGS - BENCH; And formerly, one of the Justices of the Court of COMMON - BENCH, of Such Select Cases as were adjudged in the Said Courts, the time that he was Judge in either of them: Collected and written in French by Himself; Revised and Published in English by Sire Harebotle Grimston Baronet, One of the Benchers of the Honourable Society of Lincolns - Inn. Sr. George Croke, Harebotle -, Knight . Grimston, 1560 - 1642, 1603 - 1685.

The REPORTS Of SR. GEORGE CROKE KNIGHT; Late, one of the Justices of the Court of KINGS - BENCH; And formerly, one of the Justices of the Court of COMMON - BENCH, of Such Select Cases as were adjudged in the Said Courts, the time that he was Judge in either of them: Collected and written in French by Himself; Revised and Published in English by Sire Harebotle Grimston Baronet, One of the Benchers of the Honourable Society of Lincolns - Inn.

London: Printed by R. Hodgkinsonne, and are to be sold by William Leak, by Thomas Firby, 1657. 1st edition (Wing C-7014A). [24], 669, [3] pp. Frontis. Head- tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. Copperplate printer's device to foot of 4P3 Folio: 2 a - b4 c2 A - 4P4. 11-1/2" x 7-1/8". Period full calf with modern respining to style. Some wear to binding tips. Extenisve contemporary marginalia. A VG+ copy. Item #29045

Fairly uncommon legal title in first edition... only one copy at auction these last 30 years.

Price: $975.00