A DIGEST OF THE POWERS AND DUTIES OF SHERIFFS, CORONERS, CONSTABLES AND COLLECTORS OF TAXES.

Springfield: Thomas Dickman, 1810. [4],232pp. Contemporary calf, red gilt morocco label. Contemporary ownership inscriptions on front free endpaper and title page. Rubbed with occassional stains on covers. Overall, very good. Item #WRCAM27843

An early tract on the proper execution of authority by the law enforcement community. Includes a discussion of an officer's liability in making an arrest, preventing an escape, and how punishment should be meted out. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 19963. NUC 0254701.

Price: $250.00