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The chief sources of English legal history,

The chief sources of English legal history

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Percy Henry Winfield, Roscoe Pound
  • Language: English
  • Publication Information: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1925
  • Publication Type (Medium): Bibliography, History, Sources
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/the-chief-sources-of-english-legal-history/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Winfield, Percy Henry, Sir, 1878-1953. Chief sources of English legal history. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1925 (OCoLC)607901972 Online version: Winfield, Percy Henry, Sir, 1878-1953. Chief sources of English legal history. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1925 (OCoLC)626769058

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XVIII, 374 pages 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, The chief sources of English legal history, is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Responsable Person: by Percy H. Winfield.
  • Publication Date: 1925
  • Number of Editions: 57 editions
  • First edition Date: 1900
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • General Notes: “Based on a course of lectures delivered in the Law school of Harvard university between February and June, 1923.”
  • Languages: English, German
  • Library of Congress Code: KD411
  • OCLC: 1740598

Main Contents

Introduction, by R. Pound.–Equipment for research in legal history.–Existing bibliographical guides.–Sources of Anglo-Saxon law.–The influence of Roman law on English law.–Statutes.–The public recrods in general.–Case law.–Abridgments.–Textbooks and books of practice.

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