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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
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
Modern cases in law and equity. In two parts by Great Britain (Court of King's Bench)
An institute of the laws of England : or, the laws of England in their natural order, according to common use : published for the direction of young beginners, or students in the law, and of others that desire to have a general knowledge in our common and statute laws : in four books by Thomas Wood
Notes of cases in points of practice taken in the Court of common pleas at Westminster, from Michaelmas term 1732, to Hilary term 1754, inclusive; with a table containing the names of the cases, and an index of the principal matters by Henry Barnes
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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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