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SPOTISWOOD, John. An introduction To the Knowledge of the Stile of Writs, Simple and Compound, made use of in Scotland; Containing Drirections for Drawing Securities, In Cases which most commonly occur; with Examples; according to the best Modern Practice.

Edinburgh. Printed by John Moncur, 1715. Second edition with additions.
8vo in 4s. [24], 408pp, [28]. Contemporary calf. Extremities rubbed with some surface loss and light soiling, corners bumped, without lettering-piece, varnished, as is characteristic of the Los Angeles Law Library. Occasional light browning in places, armorial bookplate of Pringle of Whitebank to FEP, bookplate of Los Angeles Law Library to recto of FFEP, paper library shelf label to verso of RFEP, significant loss to blank REP.
A study of Scottish legal processes and charters with directions for the drawing up of writs of obligations, securities and conveyances, by lawyer and jurist John Spottiswoode (1667-1728).
ESTC T77996.
£ 150.00 Antiquates Ref: 12257