Poole, Reginald Lane. The Exchequer in the Twelfth Century. Originally published: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1912. ix, 195 pp. Reprinted 2006 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584776581. ISBN-10: 1584776587. Hardcover. New. $25.95 * The English Exchequer of the twelfth century developed sophisticated notarial and administrative skills and was an important precursor to the modern centralized state. Poole examines its history, organization and primary documents, including the pipe rolls and red and black books, and demonstrates that its reorganization during the reigns of Edward I and II had a decisive influence on the institutional systems of the king's continental possessions. " exposition of the subject.": Lunt, History of England 865 cited in Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University (1953) 144.
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