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Lord Atkin

Author: Geoffrey Lewis
Publisher: Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A legal biography of the greatest of all English common lawyers, Lord Atkin, who's question in Donoghue v. Stevenson 'Who then in law is my neighbour?' became the foundation of the whole modern law  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Geoffrey, 1929-
Lord Atkin.
Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart Pub., 1999
(OCoLC)607455054
Named Person: James Richard Atkin Atkin, Baron; James Richard Atkin Atkin, Baron
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Lewis
ISBN: 1841130575 9781841130576
OCLC Number: 41257537
Notes: Originally published: London : Butterworths, 1983.
Includes index.
Description: xii, 248 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: James Richard Atkin; liberal philosophy; Donoghue v Stevenson; commecial law; Privy Council; statutory interpretation; Liversidge v Anderson; crime and insanity, legal education; Lord Atkin's legacy. Appendices: autobiographical fragment; Lord Atkin on his grandmother; letters from the Lord Chancellor, Lord Hailsham, and his Permanent Secretary, Sir Claud Schuster; letter from Lord Atkin to Sir Herbert Evatt; correspondence between Lord Atkin and Professor Gutteridge; correspondence between Lord Atkin and the Archbishop of Wales.
Responsibility: by Geoffrey Lewis.

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...informative and compelling Elizabeth Smith, Dept. of Justice, Edmonton, AB Canadian Law Libraries January 2001

 
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