N.Y. Weekly Digest of Cases Decided in the N.Y. Court of Appeals, and General Terms of the N.Y. Supreme, Common Pleas and Superior Courts, the Appellate Courts of the Other States, and the U.S. Supreme Court, Volume 20 (Google eBook)

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McDivitt, Campbell & Company, 1885 - Law reports, digests, etc
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