The Law of Pawnbroking Hand Book Antique c1897

Pete Sheldon

PSH10756.e

'The Law of Pawnbroking with The Pawnbroker's Act, 1872, and The Factor's Act, 1889, and notes thereon' by Charles Attenborough. Published by Jackson, Ruston & Keeson  1897.

This fascinating little handbook was intended for the use by Pawnbrokers to keep abreast of the many intricate laws and obligations surrounding their trade. Published in 1897 it is actually quite a fun and eye opening book.

This is offered in good original condition with bumping to the cloth corners and spine and some discolouration to the title page. 

Dimensions: 20.5 x 13 cm or 8 x 5. inches.

Weight: 369 grams or 237 pennyweight.