The Office of the clerk of assize : containing the form and method of the proceedings at the assizes and general gaol-delivery as also on the crown and nisi prius side: together with The Office of the clerk of the peace: shewing the true manner and form of the proceedings at the Court of General Quarter-Sessions of the Peace: wih divers forms of presentments and other precedents at assizes and sessions: with a table of fees thereunto belonging.Publisher: London : [printed for Henry Twyford in Vine Court, Middle Temple], 1682Edition: "The second edition corrected and amended, with several new additions.".Description: 254 p.; 18 cm. (hbk).Other title: Office of Clerk of Assize | Office of the Clerk of the Peace.Subject(s): courts | England | law enforcement | 17th centuryDDC classification: RARE BOOKS 99
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Spine title: Office of Clerk of Assize.
"The Office of the Clerk of the Peace" has separate title page with imprint: London : Printed by S. Roycroft for Henry Twyford, 1681 (starts p. 83).
Heraldic bookplate: "The Right Honorable Sir John Trollope, Bart. M. P."
Sir John Trollope became President of the Poor Law Board in 1852.
Library copy with leather binding. Manscripts notes at back from bookseller: Contemporary calf, neatly rebacked. Two volumes in one with the elaborate and impressive folding table.