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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
A general abridgment of cases in equity argued and adjudged in the High Court of Chancery, &c. With several cases never before published, alphabetically digested under proper titles; with notes and references ... And three tables by Great Britain (High Court of Chancery)
A treatise of tenures : in two parts : containing ... by Geoffrey Gilbert
The justice of the peace, and parish officer by Richard Burn
The First [-third] part of the Modern conveyancer, or, Conveyancing improv'd : being a choice collection of precedents on most occasions, drawn after the manner of conveyancing now in use : by the greatest hands of the present age, of which some are still living : to which are added, opinions of several learned counsel, relating to conveyancing and other matters in law : with and exact table to the whole
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 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
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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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