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This is the second and final issue, first published in 1739. According to Marvin, "the author was a draftsman of consummate skill, whose forms are eminently concise." [1]

Bibliographic Information


Title: New Precedents In Conveyancing: Containing Great Variety of Curious Draughts, Many of Them on Special Occations, Drawn or Settled By Mr. Piggot, Northey, Webb, And Other Eminent Hands; And Now Publish'd From Original Manuscripts

Published: London: Printed by H. Lintot for J. Worrall, 1742.


Evidence for Inclusion in Wythe's Library

Description of the Wolf Law Library's copy

Bound in contemporary calf with blind rules to boards, raised bands and lettering piece to spine. Contains early armorial bookplate to front pastedown, early owner annotation to head of front endleaf. Purchased from The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.


  1. Legal Bibliography (1847) 572. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 1:484(50).