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The reports of that reverend and learned judge, the Right Honourable Sr. Henry Hobart knight and baronet, lord chief justice of His Majesties Court of Common Pleas; and chancellor to both their Highnesses Henry and Charles, princes of Wales by Sir Henry Hobart
The office and authority of a Justice of Peace collected out of all the books, whether of common or statute law, hitherto written on that subject. ... Digested under alphabetical titles. ... by William Nelson
Cases in law and equity: argued, debated and adjudged in the King's Bench and Chancery, in the twelfth and thirteenth years of Queen Anne, ... With two treatises, the one on the action of debt, the other on the constitution of England. Now first printed from the original manuscript of the late Lord Chief Baron Gilbert by Sir Geoffrey Gilbert
Commentaries on the laws of England: In four books by Sir William Blackstone
The doctrine of demurrers; Setting forth variety of presidents of demurrers in all sorts of actions, ... To which are added most of the causes of demurrers to be found ... in the many printed volumes of our law. With several notable observations ... by Robert Gardiner
A treatise of tenures : in two parts : containing ... by Geoffrey Gilbert
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About meJohn Worthington (1719-1800), Massachusetts lawyer and land speculator. Worthington graduated from Yale College in 1740 and briefly studied theology there while serving as a tutor 1742-1743. He then took up the practice of law in Springfield, where he served as King's attorney for the western region of Massachusetts and as high sheriff of Hampshire County.
About my libraryWorthington's library of law books is now at the Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale Law School, having been acquired in 1995. The collection can be browsed through their online catalog here.
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