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Published by Printed at the Logographic Press, and sold by J. Walter ..., J. Johnson ... , and, W. Richardson in London .
Written in English

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  • Constitutional law -- Great Britain.

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    Statementby J. Peisley.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p. ;
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23411500M

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Volume 1 of 2. An epitome of the constitutional part of the laws of England: Carefully compiled from the statutes, and the opinions of the best law authorities on the subject By J. Peisley. The municipal law of England, or the rule of civil conduct prescribed to the inhabitants of this kingdom, may with sufficient propriety be divided into two kinds; the lex non scripta, the unwritten or common law; and the lex scripta, the written or statute law.

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SECTION II. Of the Nature of Laws in General SECTION III. Of the Laws of England SECTION IV. Of the Countries Subject to the Laws of England THE EDITOR'S APPENDIX. NOTE A. Of Sovereignty and Legislature NOTE B.

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