Commentaries on the laws of England
in four books
The thirteenth edition / with the last corrections of the author, and with notes and additions by Edward Christian.
by Sir William Blackstone.
Printed by A. Strahan ... for T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies ...
Written in English.
LC copy (v. 4) has bookplate of Thomas Fenn Addison.
"In this authentic thirteenth edition, the "Advertisement to this edition" in vol. 1 is dated January 20, 1800. Christian's notes, printed as footnotes, include some not found in the pirated "thirteenth edition" published in Dublin, 1796, in which Christian's notes were printed at the end of each volume"--Eller, C.S. William Blackstone Collection in the Yale Library, 1938.
Vol. 1: xiv, , 485 [i.e. 640] p.,  leaves of plates; v. 2: vii, , 519 [i.e. 626], xix,  p.,  leaves of plates (1 folded); v. 3: vii, , 455 [i.e. 498], xxxix p.,  leaves of plates; v. 4: vii,, 443 [i.e. 509], , vii,  p.,  leaves of plates; paging irregular, following Blackstone's paging in margin.
LC copy lacks ports. in v. 1, 2 and 4; lacks frontispiece port. in v. 3; has marginal notes in ink in v. 1.
|Library of Congress||KD660 .B52 1800|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||4 v.,  leaves of plates (1 folded) :|
|Number of pages||15|
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