The Reports of Sir Peyton Ventris

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by Sir Peyton Ventris

These reports cover the courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas and Chancery during the period 1668-1691. According to Wallace's The Reporters, "Ventris is often quoted, and generally considered a book of fair authority. I have found but few cases censured" (345). [1]

Bibliographic Information

Author: Sir Peyton Ventris

Title: The Reports of Sir Peyton Ventris

Publication Info: London, In the Savoy: Printed by E. and R. Nutt and R. Gosling for D. Browne, 1726.


Evidence for Inclusion in Wythe's Library

Description of the Wolf Law Library's copy

Bound in contemporary calf and rebacked in period style with raised bands and lettering piece to the spine and renewed endpapers. Purchased from The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.


  1. Sweet & Mazwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 1:310 (127)