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The Crown Calendar for the Yorkshire Summer Assizes, Holden at the Castle of York, in and for the Country of York, on Saturday, the 12th Day of July, in the Twenty-Sixth Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lady Victoria, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith; and in the Year of our Lord 1862; Before the Hon. Sir James Plaisted Wilde, Knight, One of the Barons of Our Said Lady the Queen, of Her Court of Exchequer; and the Hon. Sir John Mellor, Knight, One of the Justices of Our Said Lady the Queen, Assigned to Hold Pleas Before the Queen Herself

By Not Stated

1862

J. J. Foster : York

10" by 6"

viii, 9 - 26pp

 

 

 

DETAILS

A very scarce copy of this volume of the summer assizes in Yorkshire in 1862.

A very scarce work. This volume documents the summer assizes in Yorkshire in 1862. It lists the trials in court during this period, mentioning the person involved in the case, their age, and their crime. It is a very interesting insight into the law practice in the mid nineteenth century. Some of the trials in this volume include Henry and James King for Robbery, Joseph Lodge and Job Lee for Shop-Breaking, Edward Hall for House-Breaking, James Douglas for Arson, John Bradley and William S. Risker for Wounding, Mary Ann Lincoln for Manslaughter, and Fanny Welburn for Perjury.

CONDITION

In the original publisher's paper wraps. Externally, smart. Light markings to the wraps, causing just a little discolourations. Light fold to the front wrap, and minor edgewear to the extremities. Very small closed tear to the tail of the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean, with some light handling marks to page v only.

Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed

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