New Reports of Cases Argued and Determined, in the Court of Common Pleas, and Other Courts, from Easter Term, 44 Geo. III. 1804 [to Trinity Term, 47 Geo. III. 1807], Both Inclusive: With Tables of the Cases and Principal Matters, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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