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Ms. Codex 1920 Book of entries.
TitleBook of entries.
- Clymer, Daniel Cunyngham, 1748-1810
- Dhiren H. Shah W'82 and Katherine M. Shah Fund
Call numberMs. Codex 1920
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206, University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9977129793503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Compilation of legal forms, writs, and decisions, most frequently originating in Philadelphia, but with other counties in Pennsylvania (Bucks, Chester, Lancaster), New Jersey (Hunterdon), and Maryland (Talbot) represented, collected by Philadelphia lawyer Daniel Cunyngham Clymer (signature, p. i). Areas of law involved include admiralty, property, and criminal law. A subject index, with the subjects in alphabetical order and entries related to those subjects listed under them in page order, is at the end of the volume (p. 359-369).
- Ms. codex.
- Title from ink title on upper cover.
Extent187 leaves : 198 x 160 mm bound to 205 x 170 mm
FoliationPaper, 187 leaves; [i-ii], 1-253, 253-273, [275-356 (blank), 357-372]; original pagination in ink, modern pagination in pencil, upper outer corners.
BindingContemporary (18th-century) calf; boards detached and some leaves loose and detached; remnants of bands at head and tail of spine dangling; title in ink on upper cover, Book of entries, August 30th 1767.
- Sold by Meyer Boswell Books (San Francisco, California), 2017.
- Legal documents--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Early works to 1800
- Legal instruments--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Early works to 1800
- Reference books
- Manuscripts, American--18th century
- 18th century
- United States
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