3 volumes : illustrations, color plates, portraits (part color), maps, facsimiles (part color), diagram ; 24 cm
Paged continuously. "The sixteen principal legal systems, past and present, form the subject--Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Chinese, Hindu, Greek, Roman, Japanese, Mohammedan, Keltic, Slavic, Germanic, maritime, ecclesiastical, Romanesque, Anglican."--Author's note. "Of this first printing ... nineteen hundred and ninety copies have been numbered and are autographed by the author...."
Library has copy no. 977 of 1999 copies; author's signed copy; bookplate of George W. Nilsson.
Bibliography, etc. Note
"Sources of illustrations; sources of documents quoted in text; general references" at end of each chapter". "Reading-list of works in the English language": volume 1, page xiv-xv.
K583 .W55 1928
STA K583 .W55 1928
Saint Paul : West Publishing Company,