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Popular Law-Making. A Study of the Origin, History, and Present Tendencies of Law-Making by Statute.

STIMSON, Frederic Jesup (1855-1943):

Published by New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910 [1911]., 1911
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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First Edition, second printing. xii, 1 leaf, 390 pp, 1 leaf (ads). Original cloth. Very Good+, without dust jacket. Stimson 'was a professor of comparative legislation at Harvard University. His study of statute creation is a thorough survey that starts with the English idea of law, goes on to cover early English legislation and the Magna Charta, the re-establishment of Anglo-Saxon law and the question of common law against civil law, early labor legislation and laws against restraint of trade and 'trust,' medieval legislation, then discusses English and American rates and prices, corporations, labor laws, military and mob law and the right to arms, legislation concerning personal and racial rights, sex legislation, marriage and divorce, American legislation in general and property rights in particular, and more. Recommended by Hurst for 'general review of legislative contributions to the body of the law' (Web site of the Lawbook Exchange, which reprinted the book). Hurst, Growth of American Law 453. Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection of New York University (1953) 206. Bookseller Inventory # 17083

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Title: Popular Law-Making. A Study of the Origin, ...

Publisher: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910 [1911].

Publication Date: 1911

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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