Cases in Equity During the Time of the Late Lord Chancellor Talbot: With Tables of the Names of Cases and Principal Matters.
The Second Edition, with many References, and large Notes. [London], In the Savoy, Printed by Henry Lintot, Law-Printer to the King’s most Excellent Majesty; for T.Waller, 1753. Folio (21 cm x 32 cm). VI, 286,  pages. No front free endpaper. With an abundance of contemporary Manuscript – Annotations to pastedown and titlepage by William Spread, Esq. of Ballycannon (1738-1776). Hardcover / Full 18th century leather with new spinelabel. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. This remarkable, beautifully restored publication belonged to a native of County Cork: William Spread, Esq., (1738-1776), who was married to Elizabeth Spread (born Peard) from Carigheen. Williams signature is on the titlepage twice, (also mentioning Ballycannon) / Other entries, signed and dated are by Richard Draper (1742). Subsequently, the book came from the library of Daniel Conner (Connerville / Manch House).
Includes for example the following historical 18th century Trials and Cases: Attorney General v. Scott / Bank of England and Morrice / Beckwith and Ibbetson / Bellamy v. Burrow / Bosville and Lord Glenorchy / Calverley and Micklethwaite / Cartwright and Hebblethwaite / Comyns and Sir John Robinson / Cook v. Arnham / Dashwood and Bosanquett / De Gols v. Ward / De Gols and Ward and Collet / Fellows and Jermyn / Fox and Lady Lanesborough / Lyne, (ex parte) a Lunatick / Sir John Robinson v. Comyns / Tyte v. Willis / etc.