Black Kalendar of Scotland:

2009, Civil Procedure, Criminal Justice, Evidence, United Kingdom admin

Records of Notable Scottish Trials
By: A.H. Millar

This reprint is full with tales of the prisons, or “tollbooths” of Scotland, names of legendary castles and their infamous inhabitants. The beautiful illustrations by Martin Anderson greatly enhance the accounts of like in Scotland from the 12th Century and provide the background of historic and long ago landmarks. Black Kalendar will be a great addition to any United Kingdom or Scottish Law collection and a valuable find for the legal researcher or genealogist.

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Originally Published: Dundee and London; John Leng &

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The Constitutional History of England

2009, Legal History, United Kingdom admin

A Course of Lectures Delivered
By: Frederic W. Maitland

This reprinted collection of Frederic W. Maitland’s academic lectures outlines the chronological history of law in England. The series of lectures was originally delivered to Cambridge University law students throughout the 1887-88 term, prior to Maitland’s election to the Downing Chair, and before he became known for works such as the History of English Law and Domesday Book and Beyond. This work embodies the quintessential history of English law.

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Originally Published: Cambridge; University Press; 1908
Reprinted: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2006

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Encyclopedia of the Laws of England

2008, Bibliography, United Kingdom admin

Being a New Abridgment by the Most Eminent Legal Authorities
Edited by: A. Wood Renton

This new acid-free reprint from Hein is a must-have for your English legal collection! This thirteen-volume set contains a wealth of useful information concerning the entire scope of common and statute law of England. A great number of legal scholars and authorities have assisted in its creation by authoring numerous articles on the various legal topics the English courts encountered at the time of publication.

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Institutes of the Laws of England

2008, United Kingdom admin

By: Edward Coke

This acid-free reprint comes from one of the most eminent English jurists in history. The collection of works from Sir Edward Coke deals with the laws of England in four sections. The first part, titled Commentary upon Littleton, comments on the text of Sir Thomas Littleton’s 1418 treatise on property. The second part contains commentary on many important statutes of parliament. The third part deals with issues of high treason and criminal law. The fourth and final part concerns the jurisdiction and history of the various courts of England.

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Originally Published: London;

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The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of Indictment

2008, Criminal Justice, Evidence, Legal History, United Kingdom admin

Against Thomas Walker of Manchester, Merchant, Samuel Jackson, James Cheetham, Oliver Pearsal, Benjamin Booth and Joseph Collier …
Compiled by Joseph Gurney
Edited by Thomas Walker

This new reprint from Hein is considered one of Thomas Erskine’s most famous cross-examinations, in which he demolished the principal witness for the Crown, saving his client from the charge of treason. Erskine’s lengthy jury address is reported verbatim in this book as well.

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Originally Published: Philadelphia; Printed for Samuel Harrison Smith; 1794.
Reprinted: Buffalo; William S.

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The Elements of the Common Lawes of England

2008, Legal History, United Kingdom admin

Branched into a Double Tract: the One Containing a Collection of Some Principall Rules and Maximes of the Common Law … Explicated for the More Facile Introduction of Such are Studiously Addicted …
By Sir Francis Bacon

This historic reprint is comprised of two different treaties. The first, A Collection of Some Principall Rules … contains twenty-five maxims, or regulae. They are remarkable for their stylistic vigor, intellectual rigor, meticulousness and clarity. The second treatise, Maximes of the Common Lawes of England … reviews the history and practical application of criminal law, estate law, personal property law and the law of slander.

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Originally Published: London;

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Commentaries on Equity Pleadings, and the Incidents Thereof

2008, Comparative Law, Property, United Kingdom admin

According to the Practice of the Courts of Equity of England and America
Fourth Edition
By Joseph Story

This acid-free reprint from Hein was written by one of America’s greatest legal scholars, Joseph Story. This work teaches the true doctrines and practices of the law of equity and its importance to the administration of complete justice.

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Originally Published: Boston; Charles C. Little and James Brown; 1848
Reprinted: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc., 2007

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Alexander Forrester’s Chancery Reports (1732-1739)

2008, Legal History, United Kingdom admin

Edited by W. Hamilton Bryson

This new book publishes for the first time a series of cases on law of wills, trusts and general equity from the mouth of the famous chancellor Lord Hardwicke. These decisions helped to settle much of the law in these areas. This book also includes verbatim opinions by the two chancellors before him, Lord Talbot and Lord King.

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Published: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc; 2006

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An Enquiry Into the Extent of the Power of Juries,

2008, Criminal Justice, Political Science, Terrorism and Security Issues, United Kingdom admin

on Trials of Indictments or Informations, for Publishing Seditious, or other Criminal Writings, or Libels, Extracted From a Miscellaneous Collection of Papers …
By Francis Maseres

This new acid-free reprint from Hein is an uncommon essay written by Francis Maseres, the Inner Temple bencher whom Bentham called “one of the most honest lawyers England ever saw.” This reprint also includes commentary on the Province of Quebec.

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Originally Published: Dublin; For Messrs. E. Lynch, P. Byrne, et al; 1792.
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Alexander Forrester’s Chancery Reports

2008, Legal History, United Kingdom admin

1732-1739
Edited by: W. Hamilton Bryson

Alexander Forrester’s Chancery Reports publish for the first time a series of cases on law of wills, trusts and general equity from the mouth of the famous chancellor, Lord Hardwicke. These decisions helped settle much of the law in the areas. This book also includes verbatim opinions by the two chancellors before him, Lord Talbot and Lord King.

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Published: Buffalo; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2006

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