Law Notes Volume 15

Law Notes Volume 15

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...well at their Examination. The ball has been set rolling in this matter, and it must not be allowed to lie still. Every one who can should give it a kick! usual. As far as we can gather, there will be no alteration save as to dates; the subject for 1897 was, it will be remembered, announced in the Syllabus for the present year (1896), and is the 12th edition of "Stephen." It is possible that the Syllabus for 1897 may foreshadow some alteration of importance for 1898. It is quite clear, to all who have given their attention to the Intermediate Examination, that it might be made in many respects a much more useful examination than it is at present. Here is a tip for the diligent and intelligent student who has recently passed his Intermediate, and has plenty of time before his Final, and is desirous of reading some book which will give him a sound knowledge of the principles of the common law, and make a lawyer of him, at least in that branch--let him read the new edition of Smith's Leading Cases. This mine of common law learning exhausted, he will be in a position to read the ordinary text books on contracts and torts with full advantage for the purpose of his examination; and the student who only reads the ordinary books, and not the Leading Cases of Smith, will not be in the same street with him! Speaking of "Leading Cases," we wonder when a new edition of Tudor's Conveyancing Cases is to appear. The last edition was published as long ago as l879--that is, before such modern statutes as the Conveyancing Acts, the Settled Land Acts, the Married Vomen's Property Act, &c., modernizing the law of conveyancing, were passed-and the 1879 edition is almost valueless. Is this grand old book to be...show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 572g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236900227
  • 9781236900227