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ON THE

LAWS OF ENGLAND.

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IN FOUR BOOKS, w /y

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Sir WILLIAM gLACKSTONE, Knt. .

ONE OF THE JUSTICES OF BIS MAJESTY'S COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.

WITH

NOTES SELECTED FROM THE EDITIONS OF ARCHBOLD, CHRISTIAN, COLERIDGE, CHITTY, STEWART,

KERR, AND OTHERS,

BARRON FIELD'S ANALYSIS,

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§rMitionat %tit$f and a %iit of tUe Author,

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GEORGE SHARSWOOD,

PROFESSOR OF THE INSTITUTES OF LAW IS THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

Vol. n.—Books in. & It.

PHILADELPHIA:
CHILDS & PETERSON, 602 ARCH STREET.

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Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1859, by

CHILDS £ PETERSON,

in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

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CONTENTS OF THE ANALYSIS OF BOOK III

PEIVATE WRONGS.

For which the laws of England have provided redress,

{I. By the mere act of the parties , Chapter I.
II. By the mere operation of law II.
III. By both together, or suit in courts; wherein
'1. Of courts; and therein of

f 1. Their nature and incidents III.

\ 2. Their several distinctions; viz.

1. Of public or general jurisdiction ; as,

f 1. The courts of common law and equity IV.

J 2. Ecclesiastical courts,
"1 3. Courts military,

14. Courts maritime V.

2. Of private or special jurisdiction VI

2. Of the cognizance of wrongs, in the courts—

"1. Ecclesiastical,

2. Military,

3. Maritime VII.

4. Of common law; wherein

f 1. Of the respective remedies, for injuries affecting
f 1. The rights of private persons
J 1. Absolute,

\2. Relative VIII.

2. The rights of property
f 1. Personal,

fl. In possession; by
f 1. Dispossession,
\ 2. Damage,

[2. In action; by breach of contracts IX.

[ 2. Real; by

fl. Ouster, or dispossession of

fl. Freeholds X.

\2. Chattels real XI.

2. Trespass XII.

3. Nuisance XIII.

4. Waste XIV.

6. Subtraction XV.

[6. Disturbance XVI.

[ 8. The rights of the crown XVII.

2. Of the pursuit of remedies,

'1. By action at common law; wherein of

fl. Original XVIII.

2. Process XIX.

3. Pleading XX.

4. Demurrer and issue XXI.

6. Trial; by

fl. Record,

2. Inspection,

8. Witnesses,
■ 4. Certificate,

5. Wager of battel,

6. Wager of law XXII.

7. Jury X.X.n?

6. Judgment X?!^'

7. Appeal XXV.

8. Execution XXVI.

2. By proceedings in the courts of equity XXVII.

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