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Sir William Blackstone, Commentaries on the Laws of England in Four Books [1753]

  • Organization: Liberty Fund, Inc.
  • Date Created: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
  • Submitted: Wednesday, December 07, 2016
  • Attachment(s): PDF

A two volume edition of the classic work on English law by Blackstone. This edition is interesting because it includes the commentaries of at least 5 previous editors of Blackstone’s work along with additional notes by Sharswood, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Vol. 1 contains the Introduction to the Study of the Laws of England, Book I Of the Rights of Persons, and Book II The Rights of Things..

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