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The lawyer in history, literature, and humour

The Lawyer in history, literature, and humour

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): William Andrews
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : William Andrews & Co., 1896
  • Publication Type (Medium): Humor
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/the-lawyer-in-history-literature-and-humour/ (Stable identifier)

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Print version: Lawyer in history, literature, and humour. London: W. Andrews, 1896 (DLC) 84232906 (OCoLC)21232597

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1 online resource (276 pages)

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Useful for students learning an area of law, The lawyer in history, literature, and humour is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Introduction.–Law amongst primitive races, by William E.A. Axon.–Ivo, saint and lawyer, by William E.A. Axon.–Benefit of clergy, by John T. Page.–Chaucer's “Man of law,” by W.H. Thompson.–The law in Shakespeare, by Sidney W. Clarke.–Revels at the Inns of court.–The law in Scott, by S. Burgess.–Dickens' lawyers, by Thomas Frost.–Literary lawyers, by Cuming Walters.–The law in rhyme, by Cuming Walters.–Fighting lawyers, by Thomas Frost.–The costume of the law, by William E.A. Axon.–Curious circuit customs, by Thomas Frost.–The last execution for witchcraft in England.–Curious legal facts, customs, and fictions, by England Howlett.–People in the pillory, by William Andrews.–Amenities of the bench and the bar, by Thomas Frost.–Curiosities of the witnessbox, by Thomas Frost.–Law and laughter.–Lawyers and eloquence, by George King.–Sealed and delivered, by W.P.W. Phillimore.–Index.

Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: William Andrews & Co.
  • Responsable Person: edited by William Andrews, F.R.H.S.
  • Publication Date: 1896
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 1896
  • Last edition Date: 1982
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD460
  • Dewey Code: 340.02
  • OCLC: 64448244

Main Contents

Introduction.–Law amongst primitive races, by William E.A. Axon.–Ivo, saint and lawyer, by William E.A. Axon.–Benefit of clergy, by John T. Page.–Chaucer's “Man of law,” by W.H. Thompson.–The law in Shakespeare, by Sidney W. Clarke.–Revels at the Inns of court.–The law in Scott, by S. Burgess.–Dickens' lawyers, by Thomas Frost.–Literary lawyers, by Cuming Walters.–The law in rhyme, by Cuming Walters.–Fighting lawyers, by Thomas Frost.–The costume of the law, by William E.A. Axon.–Curious circuit customs, by Thomas Frost.–The last execution for witchcraft in England.–Curious legal facts, customs, and fictions, by England Howlett.–People in the pillory, by William Andrews.–Amenities of the bench and the bar, by Thomas Frost.–Curiosities of the witnessbox, by Thomas Frost.–Law and laughter.–Lawyers and eloquence, by George King.–Sealed and delivered, by W.P.W. Phillimore.–Index.

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