Item MS023 - Laws of England from the reign of William III

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Laws of England from the reign of William III

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1 manuscript, 364 p.

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Manuscript contains regulations, laws and pleas of various types from the municipal laws of England from the reign of William III (Brevium, procepionem, placitorum, diversi generis, secundum jus municipale).

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Manuscript presumably was acquired from Barry Brown in the late 1960s. It was purchased by an unknown owner in London on 5 November 1855. A previous owner was A. V. Radford.


Stamped on spine: Brevium et placitorum formulae reg. Will. III. There is an alpabetical index of legal terms at the front of the manuscript, followed by the statues of William's reign, numbered 1-88, followed by a section on pleas with leaves numbered 1-32. At the back of the manuscript is an alphabetical index of places, followed by a series of legal terms with explanatory citations.

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