A Treatise on the Law of Adulterine Bastardy

A Treatise on the Law of Adulterine Bastardy : With a Report of the Banbury Case, and of All Other Cases Bearing Upon the Subject (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from A Treatise on the Law of Adulterine Bastardy: With a Report of the Banbury Case, and of All Other Cases Bearing Upon the Subject It is, he submits, indisputable that the earliest recorded case has been misunderstood that the abandonment of the ancient maxim of the qua tuor maria was caused by a supposed dictum of Lord Chief Justice Hale, which, there are strong reasons for believing, he never pronounced; and that the second and most important innovation which was made in the Law, (the Banbury deci sion, in was founded upon an idea which has, it is confidently presumed, been disproved, namely, that the Law as it is laid down by Lord Coke, was not the Law of England. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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 works.
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  • Paperback | 618 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 32mm | 816g
  • English
  • 448 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243086687
  • 9780243086689