Lot 5: Buchanan, James. Autograph Letter Signed to David Mann Esq., asking to be paid "liberal compensation" for his work in the case of the Commonwealth v. Aurand, "as the amount in dispute was considerable and the principles involved in the decision were

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Description: Buchanan, James. Autograph Letter Signed to David Mann Esq., asking to be paid "liberal compensation" for his work in the case of the Commonwealth v. Aurand, "as the amount in dispute was considerable and the principles involved in the decision were important." Diplomatically, Buchanan leaves "the fee to [Mann's] discretion ... [adjusting] it in reference to the practice of your office in similar cases." 1 page, oblong 8vo. Lancaster, 26 August 1829 [E400/600]
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