The History of the Common Law in England / Edition 2

The History of the Common Law in England / Edition 2

by Sir Matthew Hale
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226313050

ISBN-13: 9780226313054

Pub. Date: 11/28/2002

Publisher: University of Chicago Press


This volume includes the complete text of the third edition of 1739.

Overview


This volume includes the complete text of the third edition of 1739.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226313054
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Series:
Classics of British Historical Literature Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
212
Sales rank:
971,874
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Series Editor's Preface
Editor's Introduction
I. Concerning the Distribution of the Laws of England into Common Law and Statute Law. And First, concerning the Statute Law, or Acts of Parliament
II. Concerning the Lex non Scripta, i.e. The Common or Municipal Laws of this Kingdom
III. Concerning the Common Law of England, its Use and Excellence, and the Reason of its Denomination
IV. Touching the Original of the Common Law of England
V. How the Common Law of England Stood at and for Some Time after the coming of King William I.
VI. Concerning the Parity or Similitude of the Laws of England and Normandy, and the Reasons thereof
VII. Concerning the Progress of the Laws of England, after the Time of King William I. until the Time of King Edward 2.
VIII. A Brief Continuation of the Progress of the Laws, from the Time of King Edward 2. inclusive, down to these Times
IX. Concerning the Settling of the Common Law of England in Ireland and Wales: And Some Observations touching the Isles of Man, Jersey, and Guernsey, etc.
X. Concerning the Communication of the Laws of England unto the Kingdom of Scotland
XI. Touching the Course of Descents in England
XII. Touching Trials by Jury
Index

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