Outlines of Historical Jurisprudence, Volume 1

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Vinogradoff, Sir Paul. Outlines of Historical Jurisprudence. London: Oxford University Press, 1920. Two volumes. 428; x, 315 pp. Reprinted 1999 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. LCCN 98-42298. ISBN 1-886363-64-1. Cloth. $150. * A complex description and analytical perspective of the growth of jurisprudence from tribal to modern law, beginning with the concept of marital union among tribes and clans and continuing to the "Jurisprudence of the Greek City" in the fourth and fifth centuries. "He goes into everything and differs, where he thinks fit, from the lifelong specialist. He is always himself, never an echo." Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection of New York University (1953) 929-930. Each volume is thoroughly indexed.
 

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