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Item #74181 The Jews and the English Law. H. S. Q. Henriques.
The Jews and the English Law.

The Jews and the English Law.

Thorough Legal History of English Jews Henriques, H.S.Q. [1866-1925]. The Jews and the English Law. Oxford: Printed by Horace Hart, At the University Press, 1908. xxvii, 324 pp. Publisher's green cloth hardcover, light shelf wear, interior fresh. A nice copy. $35. * First edition. With a table of statutes and a table of cases. An authority on the legal status of English Jews, Henriques was a barrister, Vinerian Scholar at Oxford and the author of The Jews Return to England (1905), Jewish Marriages and the English Law (1909) and several historical and critical essays. The present work is a legal history of English Jews from the Saxon period to the early 1900s. Informative and well-written, it is both an excellent introduction and a handy reference. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 2:163.

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