by Tayler, Thomas
1843. 1843 Treatise on Wills "Drawn Conformably to the Revised Statutes of New York" Tayler, Thomas [fl. 1833-1843]. Precedents of Wills, Drawn Conformably to the Revised Statutes of the State of New York: With Practical Notes: Comprising the Duty of Executors, Administrators and Guardians. Dedicated, By Permission, To the Hon. James Vanderpoel. New York: Gould, Banks & Co., And John S., Voorhis, 1843. Two volumes in one. xix, 242; [ii], [xxi]-xxii, , -788 pp. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, blind frames to boards, raised bands, lettering piece and fragment of paper owner label to spine. A few shallow scuffs to boards, some rubbing to extremities with a few minor chips to spine ends, boards just beginning to separate, but secure, corners bumped and somewhat worn. Moderate toning and light foxing to text, faint dampstaining to fore-edges of preliminaries. $500. * First and only reissue of the only edition (1842-1843). Taylor was a member of Clement's Inn, London, who later moved to Albany, New York. He is best known as the author of The Law Glossary (1819 and later editions). Cohen, Bibliography of Early American Law 4734.
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