Utica, New York: Curtiss & White, Printers, 1857. Fourth Edition of an important mid-nineteenth century treatise on the jurisdiction, powers, and duties of justices of the peace in the state of New York.
8vo (9" by 5.75"), pp. 787, . Bound in contemporary sheep, title and edition stamped in gold on red and navy morocco spine labels. A newspaper clipping has been pasted to the verso of the last page concerning an 1862 law prohibiting animals from running amok on New York state highways.
OCLC- 4 copies of this edition only (Feb. 2022). Fine; some light foxing.