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608 Pages

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748682096

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Law, Lawyers and Humanism

Selected Essays on the History of Scots Law, Volume 1

First Edition

John W. Cairns and Edited by Elspeth Reid

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies in Law EUP

This collection of the most influential essays on Legal History from the career of John W. Cairns covers the foundation and continuity of Scots Law from 16th and 17th century Scotland, through the 18th century influence of Dutch Humanism, into the 19th century and the further development of the Scots legal system and profession.