by Winch, Sir Humphrey; Hutton, Sir Richard; Owen, T.
1657. Three Notable Commonwealth-Era Reporters Winch, Sir Humphrey [1555?-1625], Reporter. Reports of that Reverend and Learned Judge, Sir Humphry Winch Knight; Sometimes One of the Judges of the Court of Common Pleas. Containing Many Choice Cases, And Excellent Matters Touching Declarations, Pleadings, Demurrers, Judgements, And Resolutions in Points of Law, In the Foure Last Years of the Raign of King James, Faithfully Translated Out of an Exact French Copie, With Two Alphabetical, And Necessary Tables, The One of the Names of the Cases, The Other of the Principal Matters Contained in this Book. London: Printed for W. Lee, D. Pakeman, And G. Bedell, 1657. [viii], 125.  pp. Last leaf blank. [Bound with] Hutton, Sir Richard [1561?-1639], Reporter. The Reports of that Reverend and Learned Judge, Sir Richard Hutton Knight; Sometimes One of the Judges of the Common Pleas. Containing Many Choice Cases, Judgments, And Resolutions, In Points of Law, In the Severall Raignes of King James and King Charles; Being Written in French by His Owne Hand: And Now Faithfully Translated into English According to Order. London: Printed by T[homas] R[oycroft] for Henry Twyford, And Thomas Dring, 1656. [xii], 136.  pp. [And] Owen, Thomas [d. 1598], Reporter. The Reports of That Late Reverend and Learned Judge, Thomas Owen Esquire; One of the Justices of the Common pleas. Wherein are Many Choice Cases, Most of Them Throughly Argued by the Learned Serjeants, and After Argued and Resolved by the Grave Judges of Those Times. With Many Cases Wherein the Differences in the Year-Books are Reconciled and Explained. With Two Exact Alphabeticall Tables, The One of the Cases, And the Other of the Principall Matters Therein Contained. London: Printed by T[homas] R[oycroft] for H. Twyford, T. Dring, And J. Place, 1656. [xii], 76, 81-158,  pp. Pagination irregular, text complete. Folio (11-1/4" x 7-1/4"). Recent period-style calf, raised bands and lettering piece to spine, endpapers renewed. A few minor nicks, light fading to top-edge of rear board. Light browning, light foxing in places, minor chips and edgewear to a few leaves, early owner annotation to front endleaf of Winch's Reports, early owner signature to head of its title page, brief early annotations to a few leaves of Owen's Reports. $750. * Winch, Owen: only.
(Inventory #: 68478)