The Law Magazine, or Quarterly Review of Jurisprudence, Vol. 55

The Law Magazine, or Quarterly Review of Jurisprudence, Vol. 55 : February, 1856 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Law Magazine, or Quarterly Review of Jurisprudence, Vol. 55: February, 1856 Mated tone of voice, he tood erect, and was by no means wanting in that energy of manner and action so useful and becoming in a mixed popular assembly. Indeed he was a splendid exception to the general rule, that lawyers fail as orators in Parliament. As a specimen of his forensic abilities, I need only refer to one of the many of his reported Speeches, on behalf of the plaintiff in the well-known case of Huguenin v. Baseley.1 I may add that he was a great master of sarcasm, and did not fail to use it on a fitting occasion; but that, as a general rule, he considered it an unfair weapon, and only to be sparingly employed. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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