The Order of the Coif

The Order of the Coif

PULLING, Alexander

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Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Boston Book Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1897
  • Place Published: Boston
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xxviii, 297 p. 22 cm. Colour frontispiece and 7 b&w plates. Red cloth hardcover. Spine is faded with ends frayed and some spots. Corners bumped. Some bubbling to cloth and white stain at top front. Hinges tender. Page 1 a little discoloured from inserted newsclippings. Rough edge on plate 4. The author discusses: law and lawyers before Edward I; the Aula Regia, Curia Regis, and Westminster Hall; the King's Justices, the Common Bench and the Assizes; the hostels of the judges and serjeants; inns of court and chancery; rules as to audience and precedence; the Order of the Coif; etc.