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Historical Law-Tracts

Kames, Henry Home, Lord
Format
Book
Published
Edinburgh, Printed by A. Kincaid, His Majesty's printer, for A. Millar, London; and A. Kincaid and J. Bell, in Edinburgh, 1761.
Edition
The 2d ed
Language
English
Contents
  • I. History of the criminal law.
  • II. History of promises and covenants.
  • III. History of property.
  • IV. History of securities upon land for payment of debt.
  • V. History of the privilege which an heir-apparent in a feudal holding has, to continue the possession of his ancestor.
  • VI. History of regalities, and of the privilege of repledging.
  • VII. History of courts.
  • VIII. History of brieves.
  • IX. History of process in absence.
  • X. History of execution against moveables and land for payment of debt.
  • XI. History of personal execution for payment of debt.
  • XII. History of execution for obtaining payment after the death of the debtor.
  • XIII. History of the limited and universal representation of heirs.
  • XIV. Old and new extent.
  • Appendix.
Description
xv, [1], 463 p. 22 cm.
Notes
"The discourses relate, each of them, to subjects common to the law of England and of Scotland."--Pref.
Local Notes
LAW: 1828 Catalogue.
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