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WILSON, [George]. A Practical Treatise on fines and recoveries: containing The Principles, Cases and Statutes relating to, and a great Variety of Precedents of, Fines and Recoveries. Together with Instructions for Drawing, Entering, and Passing them.

London. Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall, 1780. Third edition.
8vo. [4], 432pp, [36]. Contemporary blind-tooled sheep, title in manuscript to spine. Extremities rubbed, sunned, and marked, slight loss to lower board. Leaf A2 detached, closed tear to text of D6 - without loss.
The revised and expanded edition of a guide, first printed in 1753, to the legalities surrounding of the issuing of fines and recovery of debt. The treatise provides detailed instruction on the proper practice of passing fines; citing notable cases, statutes, and precedents for the convenience of law practitioners.

All editions are scarce, with this third being no exception. ESTC records copies at three locations in the British Isles (BL, Cambridge, and Ripley Castle), and a further three in North America (Columbia, Harvard, and McMaster).
ESTC N12290.
£ 200.00 Antiquates Ref: 16416