Standard Nineteenth-Century Treatise on Domestic Relations Schouler, James. A Treatise on the Law of the Domestic Relations; Embracing Husband and Wife, Parent and Child, Guardian and Ward, Infancy, and Master and Servant. Originally published: Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1870. lix, 670 pp. Reprinted 2004 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584774198. ISBN-10: 1584774193. Very attractive smyth sewn orange cloth hardcover with gilt stamped spine and front cover. New. $65. * Reprint of the first edition. Schouler [1839-1920] was America's leading authority on family law. His book on domestic relations, the first thorough study published in the United States since Tapping Reeve's The Law of Baron and Femme (1816), describes domestic law as it stood in the states and territories during the 1860s. A standard text, it went through six editions, the final appearing in 1921.
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