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Sharswood, George 1810-1883

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Works: 125 works in 622 publications in 1 language and 18,161 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Trials, litigation, etc  Genealogy  Sources  Digests 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Contributor, Translator, Annotator
Classifications: KD660, 347
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Commentaries on the laws of England by William Blackstone( file )
133 editions published between 1859 and 2008 in English and held by 3,603 libraries worldwide
Vol. 5, "Appendix ... ", contains the following: Priestley's remarks on some paragraphs in the fourth volume of Blackstone's Commentaries, relating to the dissenters. Blackstone's reply to Priestley's remarks. Priestley's answer to Blackstone's reply. The case of the late election of the County of Middlesex considered on the principles of the Constitution and the authorities of law. Furneaux's letters to the Hon. Mr. Justice Blackstone concerning his exposition of the Act of Toleration, and some positions relative to religious liberty, in his celebrated Commentaries on the Laws of England. Authentic copies of the argument of the late Hon. Mr. Justice Foster in the Court of Judges Delegates, and of the speech of the Right Hon. Lord Mansfield in the House of Lords, in the cause between the City of London and the dissenters
A treatise of the law of bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank notes and checks by John Barnard Byles( file )
35 editions published between 1862 and 1905 in English and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
The law of contracts by John William Smith( file )
29 editions published between 1847 and 2012 in English and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
A treatise on crimes and misdemeanors by William Oldnall Russell( file )
36 editions published between 1831 and 1877 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,447 libraries worldwide
A digest of the law of evidence in criminal cases by Henry Roscoe( file )
31 editions published between 1835 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
An essay on professional ethics by George Sharswood( file )
43 editions published between 1860 and 2010 in English and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
A practical treatise of the law of evidence by Thomas Starkie( file )
22 editions published between 1830 and 1876 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 libraries worldwide
A treatise of the law of bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank-notes, bankers' cash-notes, and checks by John Barnard Byles( file )
16 editions published between 1853 and 1857 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Roscoe's digest of the law of evidence in criminal cases by Horace Smith( file )
14 editions published between 1866 and 2009 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Leading cases in the law of real property decided in the American courts by George Sharswood( Book )
7 editions published between 1883 and 1983 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
A compend of lectures on the aims and duties of the profession of law delivered before the law class of the University of Pennsylvania by George Sharswood( file )
7 editions published between 1854 and 1855 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
The common law of Pennsylvania a lecture read before the Law Academy of Philadelphia, at the opening of the session 1855-6 by George Sharswood( file )
11 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The doctrine of equity a commentary on the law as administered by the Court of Chancery by John Adams( file )
10 editions published between 1873 and 1881 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
Woman suffrage the argument of Carrie S. Burnham before Chief Justice Read, and Associate Justices Agnew Sharswood and Mercur, of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, in banc, on the third and fourth of April, 1873 ; with an appendix containing the opinion of Hon. George Sharswood, and a complete history of the case. Also, a compilation of the laws of Pennsylvania touching the rights of women by Carrie S Burnham( Book )
10 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Carrie S. Burnham tried to vote in the state of Pennsylvania in 1871. This pamphlet concerns her arguments before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania about why she was entitled to vote. In addition to Burnham's argument, it also contains the opinion of Justice Sharswood and a brief history of the laws of Pennsylvania regarding women. The case revolved around the use of the word "freemen," which, Burnham argued, applied to her; the court disagreed. Further, Sharswood argued that citizenship did not entitle one to the franchise; so, although women were citizens, their condition of citizenship did not automatically entitle them to vote
Lectures introductory to the study of the law by George Sharswood( file )
12 editions published between 1870 and 1981 in English and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The law of nisi prius, evidence in civil actions, and arbitration and awards by Archibald John Stephens( file )
7 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
The origin, history, and objects of the Law Academy of Philadelphia an address delivered before the Academy March 13, 1883 by George Sharswood( file )
9 editions published between 1883 and 1979 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A selection of leading cases on mercantile and maritime law with notes by Owen Davies Tudor( file )
11 editions published between 1860 and 1873 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Popular lectures on commercial law written for the use of merchants and business men by George Sharswood( file )
9 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Roscoe's Digest of the law of evidence in criminal cases by David Power( file )
4 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
 
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