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London: Charles Knight, 1832. 12mo. Half Calf. 2 volumes. pp 520; 409. Vol2 frontispiece engraving. Half calf & marbled boards. Raised bands to spine. Marbled page edges. Some edgewear. Part of the series of publications from Charles Knight in The Library of Entertaining Knowledge, published under the auspices of The...
Wellington: Published for The Council of The Law Society of New Zealand, 1872. 8vo. Sewn as Issued. pp 28. Sewn as issued. Some age darkening and small tear to top corner of front wrapper, otherwise good. An unsuccessful appeal by Smythies against his being struck off rolls on account of misconduct. NZNB 5229.
Rimaru: Timaru Herald, 1887. 8vo. Wrappers. pp. 81,112. Also includes Report and Narrative of the Trial of Thomas Hall and Margaret Graham Houston, charged with Attempting to Murder Kate Emily Hall. Front wrapper worn, missing rear wrapper, large folding port of the accused and court proceedings. Rare.
Edinburgh: Manner & Miller, 1794. 8vo. Half Morroco. (2), titlepage, 92. Title page strengthened at inner margin. Finely bound half-crushed morocco, possibly by Baytons. Engraving 'The Pikes'. pp1-54, Trial of Robert Watt and pp 55-84 on the Trial of David Downies. pp 85-92 comprises the speech of Sir Hercules Langrishe...
Auckland: 1863. Folio. Unbound. pp 2. Petition from local settlers requesting that those stockowners west of River Waiau have their boundaries altered to be included in Southland district, rather than Otago. The Government was seated in Auckland at this time, moving to Wellington in 1865. Interesting historical item.