CIVIL OFFICER, OR THE WHOLE DUTY OF SHERIFFS, CORONERS, CONSTABLES

1809. Item #84779

[AMERICANA] THE CIVIL OFFICER, OR THE WHOLE DUTY OF SHERIFFS, CORONERS, CONSTABLES AND COLLECTORS OF TAXES. Boston: Thomas B. Wait and Company, 1809. First edition. 164 pp. + 16 pp. appendix and two folding charts. Together with: THE MASSACHUSETTS SHERIFF: BEING A DIGEST OF THE PRINCIPAL DECISIONS OF THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS, RELATIVE TO THE POWER, DUTY AND RESPONSIBILITY OF SHERIFFS, THEIR DEPUTIES, CORONERS AND CONSTABLES, IN THE EXECUTION OF CIVIL PRECEPTS. TO WHICH IS PREFIXED, SEVRAL IMPORTANT STATUTES, DEFINING THE DUTIES OF THOSE OFFICERS. Boston: R. P. and C. Williams, 1814. 79 pp. 16mo., calf with gilt ruled spine and red gilt morocco spine label. Leather worn, label dulled, scraped. Closed tear to front flyleaf. Some dampstaining to endpapers. Moderate foxing throughout. Good.

Price: $125.00

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