LAW GLOSSARY. BEING A SELECTION OF THE GREEK, LATIN, SAXON, FRENCH, NORMAN AND ITALIAN SENTENCES, PHRASES, AND MAXIMS, FOUND IN THE LEADING...
Item #: 8157
Pages: 580 pp.
Published: New York; Lewis & Blood; 1856. Reprinted in 1995.
Subjects: DICTIONARIES, EUROPEAN COMMUNITY
This early dictionary offers a unique historical perspectiveon the state of American law in the mid-eighteenth century.It contains translations of nearly five-thousand items offoreign origin and supplies definitions for innumerablemaxims of law found in both English and American sources.The author has paid great attention to the context of legalterms and supplies extensive notes, with citations, aftereach section of his glossary (i.e., after "A", "B", "C",etc.). This glossary is an important research tool thatwill aid greatly in elucidating both the source and meaningof legal concepts of the last century.Reprinted by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.Distributed by William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
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