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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
Modern cases in law and equity. In two parts by Great Britain (Court of King's Bench)
The law of distresses and replevins, delineated : wherein the whole law under those heads is considered : what things may, or may not be distrained : and the regular method to be pursued in suing out replevins, &c. agreeable to the present practice : with many references to the best authorities by Sir Geoffrey Gilbert
The report of several cases argued and adjudged in the Court of King's bench at Westminister; from the first year of King James the Second, to the tenth year of King William the Third [1685-1698] by Roger Comberbach
Commentaries on the laws of England by Sir William Blackstone
A treatise of testaments and last wills, compiled out of the laws ecclesiastical, civil and canon, as also out of the common law, customs and statutes of this realm : the whole digested into seven parts ... by Henry Swinburne
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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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