Essays in the History of Canadian Law: A Tribute to Peter N. Oliver

PHILLIPS, Jim; MCMURTRY, R. Roy; SAYWELL, John T. (eds.)

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Topics include: the prosecution of Louis Auger, 1929; aspects of prison culture in Ontario 1874-1914; the development of the Criminal Sexual Psychopath Offence; prosecuting railway workers in mid-19th century Ontario; Sir Wilfrid Laurier's judical appointments; culture of patronage in early Confederation; William Warren Baldwin; foreign fishing in Newfoundland 1814-30; Children of Unmarried Parents Act 1921-69; etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 2008
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: 9780802099112


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Near fine
  • Details:
    Essays in the History of Canadian Law Volume X. xii, 471, [4] p. 24 cm. Frontispiece portrait of Oliver. Purple cloth hardcover in dustjacket. A few small spots to cloth. Jacket has one worn top corner.

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