Lot 49KENT, JAMES
Commentaries on American Law. New York: O. Halsted, 1826-27-28-30. First editions. Four volumes. Modern cloth with red and black lettering labels. 8 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches (22 x 12 cm); 508 with ad leaf bound at front; 528; 413; 550 pp. A very clean set but with stamps to titles and ink notations to verso, early signatures of George M. Brown, the first title spotted, occasional spotting or notations within.
A very scarce copy of first editions of Kent's landmark work on American law. We trace no copies in the auction record. Sabin 37473.
C The New York City Bar Association
Sold for $1,625
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