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Law and society in England

W. R. Cornish

Law and society in England

1750-1950

by W. R. Cornish

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Published by Sweet & Maxwell in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Law -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Sociological jurisprudence -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby W.R. Cornish and G. de N. Clark.
      ContributionsClark, G. N. Sir, 1980-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD626 .C67 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 690 p. ;
      Number of Pages690
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1801871M
      ISBN 100421311401, 0421311509
      LC Control Number89206346

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