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A new abridgement of the law

A new abridgment of the law.

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Henry Gwillim, Owen Ruffhead, Charles Edward Dodd, Matthew Bacon
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : A. Strahan, 1832
  • Publication Type (Medium): Digests, History
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Making of modern law.
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1 online resource (8 volumes)

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Useful for students learning an area of law, A new abridgement of the law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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  • Publisher: A. Strahan
  • Responsable Person: by Matthew Bacon.
  • Publication Date: 1832
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 19 editions
  • First edition Date: 1578
  • Last edition Date: 1984
  • General Notes: “It is well known that Mr. Bacon did not live to carry the work any farther than to the title “Sheriff,” … the remainder was added by Mr. Serjeant Sayer and Mr. Ruffhead”–Page xvi.
    Includes indexes.
    Vols. 2-4 (except the addenda) by Henry Gwillim; vols. 1, 5-8 and the addenda by Charles Edward Dodd.
    Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD295
  • OCLC: 60713221

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