First Edition. hardcover. Armorial title vignette. 756pp. BOUND WITH: An Abstract of all Acts passed in the Seventh Session of the Eighth Parliament of Great Britain. Two works in 1 vol. Thick folio, cont. panelled calf with gilt armorial stamp (rebacked; lacks pp. 672-690; title part torn, no loss of text). London, 1740.
The acts of the 14th year of the reign of George II, each act with separate title. Includes an Act for pubishing mutiny and desertion, an Act for recovering debts, an act for recruiting seamen, and many others. Printed in black letter.