Detailed History of the Bankruptcy Clause Noel, F. Regis. A History of the Bankruptcy Clause of the Constitution of the United States of America. [Gettysburg: Gettysburg Complier Print, 1918]. 210 pp. Original printed wrappers. Light wear to extremities, small label (reading "Th. Am. 18. 233") to front cover, some darkening to spine, internally fresh. $250. * A doctoral dissertation submitted to the Catholic University of America. It provides a comparatively full account of colonial bankruptcy legislation and practice and discussion of the topic in the Constitutional Convention. The latter half of the dissertation summarizes the four successive bankruptcy statutes of the United States enacted before 1918.
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