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Ridley, Thomas
A View of the Civile and Ecclesiasticall Law: And wherein the Practice of them is streitned and may be releeved within this Land. Written by Sr Thomas Ridley Knight. The Second Edition by I.G. [John Gregory] Mr of Arts. S.T.C. 21055.5
Printed by William Turner, Printer to the University [etc.], Oxford, 1634.
One of the earliest treatises (the second) on English ecclesiastical law (including defamation and bastardy), treating also of the law of admiralty, martial law, and international law; in Holdsworth's view "learned and clearly expressed"
Contemporary vellum, lightly worn, remains of ties, especially well preserved with the signature of Ricci Hippisley on the title; the Taussig copy
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$ 500.00
Ecclesiastical Law, admiralty, international law, libel and slander

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