Hawkridge Books - Antiquarian Booksellers, Specialist in Ornithology and Natural History
Search Books



Whats New
Hawkridge Books at The Rutland Arms Antique Centre, Bakewell.
We now rent a unit at The Rutland Arms Antique Centre, Bakewell, Derbyshire. The centre houses over 40 dealers on two floors, offering a good variety of quality antiques, such as silver, furniture, pottery, bronzes, glass, jewellery... We are on the first floor and have a unit with around 900 books in a variety of subjects. There is a coffee shop on the ground floor. So why not come along and browse our stock.

The Rutland Arms Antique Centre
The Square
Bakewell
Derbyshire
D45 1 BT
01629 810468
More...
Web site upgrade
The web site has been refreshed, moved to a faster server and the option of on-line payment via PayPal added.
Please let us know if you encounter any difficulties in order that we can address them. In some circumstances you may still see some pages in the "old" format.
More...

Hawkridge Bookshop LAW catalogue of antiquarian books

Author:ANON:
Title:ANCIENT LAWS AND INSTITUTES OF WALES (TWO VOLS.)
Publisher:LONDON, COMMISSIONERS OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS,1841
Description:COMPRISING LAWS SUPPOSED TO BE ENACTED BY HOWEL THE GOOD...WITH AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE WELSH TEXT TO WHICH ARE ADDED A FEW LATIN TRANSCRIPTS... WITH INDEXES AND GLOSSARY. TWO VOLUMES, SMALL QUARTO, EX GOVERNMENT LIBRARY, 904 pp, 1128 pp. A VERY GOOD SET WITH VOL. 1 HAVING A WEAK FRONT HINGE.
Price (£):140.00
Stock No:30589 Click to enquire

Author:BURN RICHARD:
Title:THE JUSTICE OF THE PEACE AND PARISH OFFICER
Publisher:LONDON, STRAHAN FOR CADELL AND DAVIES, 1810
Description:THE 21ST EDITION COMPLETE IN FIVE VOLUMES. WITH MANY CORRECTIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS BY CHARLES DURNFORD AND CONTINUED BY JOHN KING. A VERY NICE SET, FULL LEATHER, RE-BOUND WITH NEW SPINES AND CONTEMPORARY BOARDS, NEW LABELS TO THE SPINE. SOME FOXING TO THE END PAGES AND OCCASIONALLY ELSEWHERE, BUT A VERY GOOD, TIGHT AND CLEAN SET. VOL1, 763pp. VOL 2, 868pp. VOL3, 535 pp. VOL 4, 686 pp. VOL 5, 970 pp. IMAGE CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE.
Price (£):460.00
Stock No:23710 Click to enquire

Author:CROKE SIR JOHN:
Title:THE REPORTS OF SIR GEORGE CROKE
Publisher:LONDON, RAWLINGS, 1683
Description:FOLIO, THREE VOLUMES (THE FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD PARTS OF THE REPORTS). ENGRAVED PORTRAIT FRONTISPIECE IN EACH VOLUME BY R. WHITE. CONTEMPORARY CALF, WORN WITH THE FRONT BOARD OF VOLUME ONE DETACHED. CONTENTS VERY GOOD. END PAPERS GRUBBY.
Price (£):250.00
Stock No:26988 Click to enquire

Author:CUNNINGHAM T.:
Title:A NEW AND COMPLETE LAW DICTIONARY OR, GENERAL ABRIDGEMENT OF THE LAW
Publisher:LONDON, S. CROWDER AND J COOTE, 1764
Description:VERY SCARCE FIRST EDITION, TWO VOLUMES COMPLETE, FULL CALF, FOLIO. THE SECOND VOLUME WAS PUBLISHED IN 1765. BOTH VOLUMES HAVE THE CALF HEAVILY WORN AND SCUFFED, BOTH WITH WEAK HINGES, BUT ARE INTERNALLY COMPLETE AND VERY GOOD. THE ORIGINAL 4 PAGE ADVERT FOR THE WORK IS BOUND IN. EXTRA POSTAGE FOR OVERSEAS.
Price (£):1250.00
Stock No:28173 Click to enquire

Author:DOMAT M.:
Title:LES LOIX CIVILES DANS LEUR ORDRE NATUREL
Publisher:PARIS, COIGNARD, 1695
Description:SECOND EDITION, REVISED, VOLUMES 1 AND 2, FULL VELLUM BINDING (RATHER GRUBBY), OTHERWISE VERY GOOD. A RESTATEMENT OF ROMAN LAW CONSIDERED AS A SYSTEM DERIVEDFROM ETHICAL THEORY AND NATURAL THEOLOGY.
Price (£):500.00
Stock No:25392 Click to enquire

Author:JUSTINIANI:
Title:CORPUS LURIS CIVILIS (PART 2 - CODE AND NOVELS)
Publisher:UNKNOWN, 1602
Description:FOLIO, ORIGINAL FULL LEATHER BOARDS WITH LATER SPINE (WITH A NOTE SAYING THE BOOK WAS REPAIRED IN 1992). NO TITLE PAGE BUT PENCILLED NOTE REFERS TO 1602. LABEL ON SPINE SAYS VOLUME 2. DOUBLE COLUMNS PER PAGE. THE BOOK INCLUDES THE CODE AND THE NOVELS. CONTENTS - (1) CODICIS D JUSTINIANI SACRATISSIMI PRINCIPIS, PP.A. REPETITAE PRAELECTIONIS CONSTITUTIONUM IMPERIALUM, (x, 372pp) IN 12 BOOKS. (2) AUTHENTICAE, SEU NOVELLAE CONSTITUTIONES DN. JUSTINIANI SACRATISS. PRINCIPIS: QUIBUS LEONIS ET ALIORUM IMPERATORUM QUORUNDAM ADDDITAE. DIONYSII GOTHOFREDI.(x. 300PP.). TEXT IN LATIN AND GREEK. (3). CONSUETUDINES FEUDORUM. (92pp.), PLUS INDICES. CONTENTS EXCEPTIONALLY CLEAN, BINDING TIGHT. WITH TWO ARMORIAL BOOKPLATESTO THE FRONTPASTEDOWN - ROBERT HENRY LEE WARNER AND F.W. BRYDGES ESQ. (THEY WERE CONNECTED BY MARRIAGE). THE BOOK WEIGHS 3.3 Kg.
Price (£):450.00
Stock No:29916 Click to enquire

Author:ROSCOE E.S.:
Title:THE BISHOP OF LINCOLN`S CASE
Publisher:LONDON, WILLIAM CLOWES, 1891
Description:A REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS IN THE COURT OF THE ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY OF THE CASE OF READ AND OTHERS v THE BISHOP OF LINCOLN WITH AN APPENDIX.CONTEMPORARY CLOTH, VERY GOOD. SOME WEAR TO TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINES. PREVIOUS OWNER`S NAME ON F.E.P.
Price (£):150.00
Stock No:26945 Click to enquire

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:THE BOKE FOR A JUSTYCE OF PEACE: NEUR SOO WELLE AND DILIGENTLY SET FOR THE
Publisher:WARWICKSHIRE. BRACEBRIDGE PRESS. 1942
Description:A LIMITED EDITION OF 180 COPIES - OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 45. THIS IS A PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE PRINTERS TO Lt. COL. SIR H K STEPHENSON, BART, DATED XMAS 1942. THE ORIGINAL BOOK WAS PUBLISHED IN 1534. THE INTRODUCTION QUOTES THE BOOK 'IS NOT ONLY OF INTEREST TO MAGISTRATES, BUT IS ALSO OF GENERAL INTEREST AS SHOWING THE ORIGINAL INTENTION FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF JUSTICES OF THE PEACE'. 40 PAGES, QUALITY PAPER AND TYPE, SIGNED ON THE LAST PAGE. A QUALITY BINDING BOUND IN BROWN CLOTH IN 'HALF LEATHER FASHION' WITH GILT TOOLING. SLIGHT MINOR WEAR TO THE VERY TOP OF THE SPINE, OTHERWISE A FINE COPY.
Price (£):115.00
Stock No:17214 Click to enquire

Author:VINCENZINI ENRICO:
Title:INTERNATIONAL SALVAGE LAW
Publisher:LONDON, LLOYD'S OF LONDON PRESS, 1992
Description:REVISED EDITION, VERY GOOD IN DW. TRANSLATED FROM THE ITALIAN. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):120.00
Stock No:30182 Click to enquire

Author:WATSON ALAN:
Title:STUDIES IN ROMAN PRIVATE LAW
Publisher:HAMBLEDON PRESS. LONDON. 1991
Description:NEW BOOK IN DUSTWRAP PUBLISHED AT 45.00. THE ARTICLES IN THIS VOLUME ALL CONCERN ISSUES IN UNDERSTANDING ROMAN PRIVATE LAW. THE ESSAYS ARE ARRANGED ACCORDING TO TRADTIONAL GROUPINGS OF SUBJECT MATTER.
Price (£):27.50
Stock No:19432 Click to enquire