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Edward Coke, oracle of the law ...

Lyon, Hastings

Edward Coke, oracle of the law ...

by Lyon, Hastings

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Published by Houghton Mifflin co. in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coke, Edward, -- Sir, -- 1552-1634.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Charles I, 1625-1649.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hastings Lyon and Herman Block ...
    ContributionsBlock, Herman.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 385 p.
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16531572M
    LC Control Number29027774

    Edward Coke: Oracle of the Law 2 copies The Constitution and the men who made it;: The story of the Constitutional 1 copy Corporations and their financing 1 copy. Sir Edward Coke--or Cook, as now pronounced, and occasionally so written in his own times--that lord chief-justice whose name the laws of England will preserve--has.

    “the greatest of law books”: exceptionally rare first edition of coke’s commentarie, , a founding influence on british constitutional law and american revolutionary principles COKE, Edward. The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England. or, a Commentarie upon Littleton, not the name of a Lawyer onely, but of the Law itself. SIR EDWARD COKE. SIR EDWARD COKE. BY ROLAND G. USHER. I. If an assemblage of lawyers were asked to name the greatest English lawyer, the great majority would nominate unhesitat-ingly Sir Edward Coke. If they were asked to name the English lawyer .

    The book will be useful to anyone who wants a quick reference to mechanics of New York criminal procedure. Morgantown, W. Va. THURMAN ARNOLD. Edward Coke, Oracle of the Law. By Hastings Lyon and Herman Block. Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., pp. viii, $6. Chief Justice Coke; His Family and Descendant.~ at Holkham. By Charles. The English jurist and parliamentarian Sir Edward Coke () fought to prevent royal interference with the independent common-law courts. Edward Coke was born at Mileham, Norfolk, and was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, from to Thereafter he rapidly rose in the legal profession from a student at Lincoln's Inn to barrister.


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