A Treatise on Judicial Evidence, extracted from the Manuscripts of Jeremy Bentham, Esq. By M. Dumont, Member of the Representative and Sovereign Council of Geneva. Translated in English.London, From the Law Journal, 1825 Stock Code: 96185
NotesFirst edition in English of the Traité des preuves judiciaires, Bentham's landmark work on the law of evidence, published as an appendix to the Law Journal, here issued with a separate title page and preliminary matter. The unidentified translator has supplied his own notes in several places.
Quarto (245 x 185 mm). Recent calf-backed marbled boards, leather label.
Ownership inscription of the Ontario lawyer, judge, and political figure Robert A. Harrison to title. Leaf edges lightly toned, a few short tears, occasional light foxing; a very good copy.
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