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" that the innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima facie liable for any loss not occasioned by the act of God or the king's enemies; although he may be exonerated where the guest chooses to have his goods under his own... "
The law of baron and femme, of parent and child, guardian and ward, master ... - Page 364
by Tapping Reeve, Lucius Eugene Chittenden - 1846 - 466 pages
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Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer: Containing the Cases ...

Richard Burn - Justices of the peace - 1845
...goods of his guest, and his liability in this respect is analogous to that of a common carrier, and is liable for any loss not occasioned by the act of God or the king's enemies. (Richmond v. Smith, supra, 9.) He is thus liable for every kind of goods which the guest may have with...
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A treatise on the law of carriers of goods and passengers, by land and by water

Joseph Kinnicut Angell, United States - Carriers - 1849 - 791 pages
...appears to me,' said Bayley, J., in Richmond v. Smith, 8 Barn. & Cress. 9, 'that an innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...may be exonerated where the guest chooses to have his goods under his own care.' The analogy was in some measure extended to the carrier by the case...
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A treatise on the law of carriers of goods and passengers, by land and by water

Joseph Kinnicut Angell, United States - Business & Economics - 1851 - 791 pages
...to me,' said Bayley, J., in Richmond v. Smith, 8 Barn. & Cress. 9, ' that an innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...may be exonerated where the guest chooses to have his goods under his own care.' The analogy was in some measure extended to the carrier by the case...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 1

Law reports, digests, etc - 1851
..."that the innkeeper's liabil" ity very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima '•'sfacie liable for any loss not occasioned by the act of God...may be exonerated where " the guest chooses to have his goods under his own care." And although that dictum has been overturned in England by the subsequent...
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A Treatise on the Principles of Evidence and Practice as to Proofs in Courts ...

William Mawdesley Best - Cross-examination - 1854 - 807 pages
...Richmond v. Smith, 8 B. & C. 9, Bayley, J., says, " It appears to me that an innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...may be exonerated where the guest chooses to have his goods under his own care." The correctness of this analogy between innkeepers and carriers was,...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 26

Vermont. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1855
...expressed by Mr. Justice BAILEY, in this same .cause : " It appears to me that an innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...occasioned by the act of God, or the king's enemies." And Mr. Justice STORY, lays down the rule in regard to this liability as correctly as it can well be...
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A Treatise on the Law of Bailments

Isaac Edwards - Bailments - 1855 - 667 pages
...modification of the carrier's responsibility.3 There are dicta to the effect that the innkeeper is liable for any loss not occasioned by the act of God or the king's enemies; and Chancellor Kent says he is held responsible to as strict and severe an extent ať common carriers,4...
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Commentaries on the law of bailments: with illustrations from the civil and ...

Joseph Story - Bailments - 1856 - 653 pages
...summary of the doctrine of Calye's case. 'It appears to me,' he says, 'that the innkeeper's liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...may be exonerated where the guest chooses to have his goods under his own care.' And although that dictum has been overturned in England by the subsequent...
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The Law of Contracts, Volume 1

Theophilus Parsons - Contracts - 1857
...Richmond v. Smiih, 8 B. & C. 9, that the innkeeper very closely resembles a common carrier, and is liable for any loss not occasioned by the act of God or the king's enemies, except where the guest chooses to have the goods under his own care ; and after a lengthy and able...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 10

Indiana. Supreme Court, Horace E. Carter, Albert Gallatin Porter, Gordon Tanner, Benjamin Harrison, Michael Crawford Kerr, Augustus Newton Martin, James Buckley Black, John Worth Kern, Francis Marion Dice, John Lewis Griffiths, Sidney Romelee Moon, Charles Frederick Remy - Law reports, digests, etc - 1858
...analogous to that of a carrier." But BAILEY, J., says: "It appears to me that an innkeepers liability very closely resembles that of a carrier. He is prima...occasioned by the act of God, or the king's enemies. Judge STORY, in his work on Bailments ( § 472), states the law as follows: " But innkeepers are not...
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