Catalog

ANCIENT, CURIOUS, AND FAMOUS WILLS

Harris, Virgil M.


Item #: 630

Pages: xiv,472p.
Published: Union; Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.; 1999.

Subjects: BIOGRAPHY/WRITINGS ON LEGAL MINDS, PROPERTY, TRUSTS & ESTATES

This collection of wills will be enjoyed by the layman, thelawyer, and the scholar as a reflection of the individualscited of their times. All sorts of wills from the sublimeto the absurd are included, such as the will of pig, clausesin wills concerning slaves, the wills that established theNobel Prize and the Rhodes Scholarship, and many more. Thisfascinating volume contains the text of wills that are"ancient" (Confucius), curious (pets), and "famous"(Charles Dickens, Napolean, Mary Queen of Scots, GeorgeWashington, Thomas Jefferson). Well indexed by subject andname.Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.

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