Essays in Anglo-Saxon Law
Adams, Henry, Et. Al. Essays in Anglo-Saxon Law. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1876. xii, 392 pp. Reprint available July 2004 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN 1-58477-435-5. Cloth. $95. * Reprint of the first edition. A collection of essays by four distinguished Harvard professors. Contents: "The Anglo-Saxon Courts of Law" by Henry Adams, "The Anglo-Saxon Land-Law" by Henry Cabot Lodge, "The Anglo-Saxon Family Law" by Ernest Young and "The Anglo-Saxon Legal Procedure" by J. Laurence Laughlin. Includes an appendix of select cases in Anglo-Saxon law with parallel translations. In The Historians of Anglo-American Law, Holdsworth included this volume in his survey of significant books by American scholars (113).
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