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Subject Area: Law

Sir Henry Sumner Maine, Dissertations on Early Law and Custom [1883]

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Dissertations on Early Law and Custom, chiefly selected from Lectures delivered at Oxford (London: John Murray, 1883).


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A third volume consisting of Maine’s lectures at the University of Oxford. The first was Village Communities in the East and West”; the second was *The Early History of Institutions. This volume is drawn from a number of his courses and deals with a range of topics as religion and the law, the Salic law, feudal property and the classification of property.

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