Rogers, R[obert] Vashon. The Law of Hotel Life or, The Wrongs and Rights of Host and Guest. Originally published: San Francisco: Sumner Whitney and Company, 1879. vii, 207 pp. Reprinted 2005 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584775874. ISBN-10: 1584775874. Hardcover. New. $75. * Reprint of a title in Rogers' popular Legal Recreations series, which included books on transportation law, medical jurisprudence and other subjects. Engagingly written, The Law of Hotel Life covers such topics as "Fire, Rats and Burglars," "Duties of a Boarding-House Keeper," "City House and Manners," "Safes and Baggage" and What is a Lein?" Taken together, these chapters offer an incomparable review of the law in Canada and the United States during the late nineteenth century. Rogers [1843-1911] was a Canadian barrister and professor at Osgoode Hall.
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