The elements of the common lavves of England [microform] : branched into a double tract: the one containing a collection of some principall rules and maximes of the common law, with their latitude and extent. Explicated for the more facile introduction of such as are studiously addicted to that noble profession. The other the use of the common law, for preseruation of our persons, goods, and good names. According to the lawes and customes of this land. By the late Sir Francis Bacon ...
- Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626
- Additional Titles:
- Collection of some principal rules and maximes of the common lawes of England
Elements of the common lawes of England
Use of the lavv
- London : Printed by [R. Young for] the assignes of Iohn More Esquire, 1639.
- Physical Description:
- 20 unnumbered pages, 44, 49-94 pages, 8 unnumbered pages, 72 pages, 2 unnumbered pages
- Related Titles:
- Use of the law
- "A collection of some principal rules and maximes of the common lawes of England" and "The use of the law" each have separate dated title page and pagination; register is continuous.
"The use of the law" is probably not in fact by Bacon; it was first printed anonymously as part 2 of "The lawyers light" by Sir John Doddridge.
Printer's name from STC.
Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.
The last leaf is blank.
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- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1956. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English Books, 1475-1640 ; 650:06).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Gibson, R.W. Bacon, 195.
Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.) 1136.
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