xvi, 435 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm.
Stair Society (Series) ; 62.
Formatted Contents Note
The textual tradition of Stair's "Institutions", with reference to the title "Of liberty and servitude" / Adelyn L.M. Wilson William Cranston, notary public c. 1395-1425, and some contemporaries / W.W. Scott Another fifteenth-century case / Alan Borthwick and Hector MacQueen Birlaw courts and birleymen / W. David H. Sellar Four models of union / J.D. Ford The trial of Captain Green / Sheriff J. Irvine Smith Scots lawyers, England, and the Union of 1707 / John Finlay The maritime rights of the magistrates of Rothesay / Ian Maclagan Reshaping private law in Victorian Britain : the view from Westminster / Michael Lobban Letters from Inveraray : the eighth Duke of Argyll's correspondence with the first Marquess of Dufferin and Ava, with particular reference to Gladstone's Irish land acts / N.M. Dawson Law at the edge : legal encounters on a maritime periphery / W.N. Osborough Life on the Law Lords' corridor : the last forty years / David Hope The Stair Society - constitution; publications.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.