The OFFICE Of SHERIFF, Shewing Its History and Antiquity:; The Manner of Appointing the High Sheriff, his Under Sheriff, and other Deputies; together with their respective Powers and Duties:- Particularly with Regard to the County-Court, Sessions, Circuit, Arrests on mesne Process, Bail, Juries, Executions, Escapes, Rescues and Replevins. To Which are Added, the Mode of electing Coroners, and returning Members of Parliament: with many useful Precedents, of Returns to Writs, and Proceedings in the County-Court, &c. calculated not only for the Benefit of Sheriffs, their Under Sheriffs and Deputies, but also for the Use of the Profession in General, and a Copious Index.
London: Printed for the Author, By His Majestey's Law Printers, and Sold by T. Whieldon, in Fleet-Street, 1786. 1st Edition. , 554, 40,  pp. 40 page Appendix with separate pagination, register & Index. 8vo. 8-1/4" x 5-1/8" Period full brown calf binding. Binding worn, though solid. Leather spine label mostly chipped away. An About VG copy. Item #47466