Gould, James. A Treatise on the Principles of Pleading in Civil Action. Originally published: Boston: Lilly and Wait, 1832. x, 536 pp. Reprinted 2002 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584771586; ISBN-10: 1584771585. Hardcover. New. $95. * Gould [1770-1838] was the preeminent law professor at Litchfield Law School, the nation's first law school. This treatise is taken from his Litchfield lectures and puts forth his system of principles of pleading in an orderly, scientific and reasonable manner. "Gould's Pleading is a legal classic of the highest order, and has placed its author among the very best legal writers of the age." Marvin, Legal Bibliography (1847) 342. Dictionary of American Biography IV:453-454. Catalogue of the Library of the Law School of Harvard University (1909) I:775.
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