McKechnie, William Sharp. Magna Carta. A Commentary on the Great Charter of King John. With an Historical Introduction. Second Edition, Revised and in Part Re-written. Originally published: Glasgow: James Maclehose and Sons, 1914. xvii, 530,  pp. Reprinted 2000, 2019 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584770312; ISBN-10: 1584770317. Hardcover. New. $39.95 * "Dr. McKechnie's work is an elaborate commentary upon the Charter - clause by clause -containing everything that any ordinary student is likely to require, with very full and exact references, but it is something much more than this... It is a most admirable piece of work distinguished alike by felicity of language, deep historical insight, and varied and exact learning.": H.J.R., Lawyer's Quarterly Review 32:117-118. "Strikes me as an excellent book, not so much for novelty as for careful lucid exposition.": Holmes to Pollock-July 15, 1906. Holmes-Pollock Letters I:128.
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