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Historical introduction to the theory of law

J. Walter Jones

Historical introduction to the theory of law

by J. Walter Jones

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Published by The Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- History.,
  • Jurisprudence.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Walter Jones ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 304 p.
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6414404M
    LC Control Number41003475
    OCLC/WorldCa3363469

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Historical introduction to the theory of law. Oxford: Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Jones, J. Walter (John Walter), Historical introduction to the theory of law.

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