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Commentaries on the laws of England: In four books by Sir William Blackstone
A new institute of the imperial or civil law. With notes, shewing in some principal cases amongst other observations, how the canon law, the laws of England, and the laws and customs of other nations differ from it by Thomas Wood
Reports of cases adjudged in the Court of King's Bench: with some special cases in the courts of Chancery, Common Pleas and Exchequer ... from the first year of K. William and Q. Mary to the tenth year of Queen Anne. By William Salkeld, ... In two volumes. ... by William Salkeld
A report of some proceedings on the commission of oyer and terminer and gaol delivery for the trial of the rebels in the year 1746 in the county of Surry, and of other crown cases : to which are added discourses upon a few branches of the crown law by Sir Michael Foster
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
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
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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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