"The Author Seems to Have Exhausted the Whole Learning on the Subject": James Kent Duer, John. The Law and Practice of Marine Insurance Deduced From a Critical Examination of the Adjudged Cases, the Nature and Analogies of the Subject, and the General Usage of Commercial Nations. Originally published: New York: J.S. Voorhies, 1845-1846. 2 Vols. xxxiv, 775; xxiii, 808 pp. Reprinted 2007 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584778172. ISBN-10: 1584778172. Hardcover. New. $150. * Reprint of the only edition. "So far as the work is published the author seems to have exhausted the whole learning on the subject. He has resorted to the best foreign sources of information, and his varied illustration of principles proves that he has left no department of the law of insurance unexplored. His treatise is replete with the soundest views, expressed in a logical manner, and in a glowing, perspicuous, and eloquent style.": James Kent, Commentaries on American Law III:287.
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