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Miscellany five

Miscellany five

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > History > Treatises. Monographs

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Hector L. MacQueen, Stair Society
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : The Stair Society, 2006
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Other titles: Miscellany 5
  • Series title: Stair Society (Series), 52.
  • Permalink: (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Miscellany five. Edinburgh: The Stair Society, 2006 (OCoLC)757635364

Short Description

X, 277 pages ; 27 cm.

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: The Stair Society
  • Responsable Person: by various authors ; edited by Hector L. MacQueen ; with a preface by Lord Hope of Craighead.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 2 editions
  • First edition Date: 2006
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC296
  • Dewey Code: 349.411
  • ISBN: 9781872517186 1872517188
  • OCLC: 64575992

Main Contents

The Capella Regis of the kings of Scotland, 1107-1222 / G.W.S. Barrow
Some notes on wrang and unlaw / H.L. MacQueen
Revisiting the foundation of the College of Justice / J.W. Cairns
The legitimacy of the Earl of Arran / Peter McNeill
William Barclay, professor of law at Pont-a?-Mousson and Angers / A.F. Stewart
Black Patie and Andro Umfra : a prosopographical study of “Just feir or dredour” in early seventeenth-century Shetland / A.D.M. Forte
The post-union Court of Exchequer / A.L. Murray
The heritors of Kingsbarns against Rev. James Beatson : an example of eighteenth-century written pleading / David R. Parratt
Tailors of Aberdeen v Coutts : a look behind the scene / D.J. Cusine
Scots law in the new world : its place in the formative era of American law / R.H. Helmholz
Thomas Taylor's lectures on criminal law / James Chalmers
The Stair Society : the early years / Thomas H. Drysdale.

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