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 - 1846 - 466 pages
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