"The basis of the work is a translation of selected sections from the Ta Ching lü li or General code of laws of the Chinese Empire." Originally published in Shanghai, 1921.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Law of succession and inheritance. Marriage laws. Village organization. Land tenure and taxation. Commercial law. Criminal cases. Mixed court cases. 1970 appendices: Obituary of George Jamieson. Book reviews.