xvi, 402 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portrait ; 22 cm.
Making of Modern Law legal treatises.
Formatted Contents Note
The origin and scope of the American doctrine of constitutional law Advisory opinions Legal tender A people without law Gelpcke v. Dubuque: federal and state decisions Our new possessions International usages. A step forward Dicey's law of the English constitution Bedingfield's case. Declarations as a part of the res gesta "Law and logic" A chapter of legal history in Massachusetts Trial by jury of things supernatural Bracton's note book The teaching of English law at universities.
Reprinted from various sources. Prefatory note signed: Ezra Ripley Thayer. Includes index. Includes table of cases. Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.