The Constitutional History of England (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Course of Lectures Delivered

The Constitutional History of England (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Course of Lectures Delivered

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by Frederic William Maitland
     
 

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Published in 1919, thirteen years after Maitland's death, this volume was compiled from his own papers and the notes of his former students.  The result is a scholarly but quite readable overview of English constitutional history, distinguished by Maitland's deep respect for the firm yet flexible nature of the unwritten English constitution.


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Published in 1919, thirteen years after Maitland's death, this volume was compiled from his own papers and the notes of his former students.  The result is a scholarly but quite readable overview of English constitutional history, distinguished by Maitland's deep respect for the firm yet flexible nature of the unwritten English constitution.


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ISBN-13:
9781411437944
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
09/06/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
576
File size:
618 KB

Meet the Author

Frederic William Maitland (1850-1906) was a British historian and jurist. His lectures, along with such writings as History of English Law Before the Time of Edward I (1895; written with Sir Frederic Pollock) and English Law and the Renaissance (1901), are among the best treatments of their subjects and left a profound stamp on English legal history.

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Constitutional History Of England - A Course Of Lectures Delivered 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Deals with Elizabeth s policies and the out come. Worth reading.