An Indispensable Work of Great Authority Holdsworth, Sir William S. Goodhart, A.L., And H.B. Hanbury, Editors. A History of English Law. With an Introductory Essay and Additions by S.B. Chrimes. London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., and Sweet & Maxwell, 1966. Volumes 1-10 of a 17 volume set. Original cloth, Volumes VI, VI, IX and X in dust jackets. Light shelfwear, spine ends bumped, partial crack in text block of Volume II between front free endpaper and following leaf, interiors clean. $500. * Latest and most complete revised edition of an indispensable work of great authority. "The only complete history of the English law in detail. Also much essential bibliographical information... No review can give an adequate idea of the masses of valuable learning contained in these volumes, the extent and variety of the ground which has been covered, or the tireless labour and sober scholarship which have been devoted to the task.": T.F.T. Plucknett, Harvard Law Review 38 (1924-25):698-701.
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