Davis, C[ushman]. K[ellogg. The Law in Shakespeare. Originally published: Washington, D.C.: Washington Law Book Co., . 303 pp. Reprinted 1999 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781886363755; ISBN-10: 1886363757. Hardcover. New. $24.95 * Definitions obtained from existing law dictionaries illustrated with annotations and, most important, by hundreds of quotations from Shakespeare's 37 plays, poems & sonnets. "According to this writer's estimation, Shakespeare was, as shown by his plays, nothing less than an accomplished and complete lawyer, familiar not only with legal nomenclature, but profoundly versed in legal principles and doctrines." 3 West Coast Reporter 582 1884. "A fascinating course in Common Law." Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University (1953) 1141.
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