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REPORTS OF CASES ADJUDGED IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF SOUTH CAROLINA BY THE HON. THOMAS BEE, JUDGE OF THAT COURT TO WHICH IS ADDED AN APPENDIX, CONTAINING...

Bee, Thomas; Hopkinson, Francis


Item #: 59450

Pages: vii, 495 pp.
Published: Philadelphia; William P. Farrand and Co.; 1810. Reprinted in 2006.

Subjects: ADMIRALTY, COMMERCIAL LAW, FOREIGN POLICY, JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION

In this work, Hon. Thomas Bee, a justice of the DistrictCourt of South Carolina, presents a fascinating glimpse intodecisions affecting commerce on the seas in the early 1800s.While the preface notes that the decisions were published byJudge Bee "at the suggestion of the Charleston Bar," it isnotable that the work includes a decision by Judge Davis inthe district court of Massachusetts, with an appendix withdecisions by Judge Hopkinson in the Admiralty Court ofPennsylvania. Also known as Bee's Admiralty Reports, thiswork includes a brief synopsis and his decisions on 92admiralty cases, in an alphabetical listing, along with ageneral subject index.

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