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[CUNNINGHAM, Timothy]. GENTLEMAN OF THE MIDDLE TEMPLE. A new treatise on the law concerning tithes: containing All the Statutes, Adjudged Cases, Resolutions and Judgments relative thereto...Corrected and enlarged, with the addition of several Cases never before printed.

London. Printed by His Majesty's Law Printers; For W. Griffin, 1766. Second edition.
8vo. [4], 298pp, [10]. With half-title and terminal blank. Contemporary blind-tooled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Lightly rubbed, a little marked. Several eighteenth-century ink inscriptions of John Todd, one of which partially erased without loss of text.
The second edition of an uncommon treatise on tithes by gentleman barrister and antiquary Timothy Cunningham, who is perhaps better known for The Law of Bills of Exchange (London, 1760). This second edition is greatly expanded from the first (London, 1765), which consisted of only 173pp.

ESTC locates copies at only six libraries in the British Isles (Birmingham, Dublin King's Inn, Middle Temple, NLW, Oxford, Senate House) and just three elsewhere (Columbia, Harvard and Rutgers).
ESTC N5073.
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 11733