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Baker, John H. (John Hamilton)

Overview
Works: 175 works in 731 publications in 8 languages and 12,691 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Conference papers and proceedings  Dictionaries  Terminology  Trials, litigation, etc  Terms and phrases  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: KD530, 349.42
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Most widely held works by John H Baker
An introduction to English legal history by John H Baker( Book )

76 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual of law French by John H Baker( Book )

30 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legal profession and the common law : historical essays by John H Baker( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources of English legal history : private law to 1750 by John H Baker( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford history of the laws of England by R. H Helmholz( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume in 'The Oxford History of the Laws of England' covers the years 1483-1558, a period of immense social political, and intellectual changes which profoundly affected the law and its workings
The reports of Sir John Spelman by John Spelman( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notebook of Sir John Port by John Port( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal records and the historian : papers presented to the Cambridge Legal History Conference, 7-10 July 1975, and in Lincoln's Inn Old Hall on 3 July 1974 by Cambridge Legal History Conference( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports from the lost notebooks of Sir James Dyer by James Dyer( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Spelmans̓ reading on quo warranto delivered in Grays̓ Inn (Lent 1519) by John Spelman( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of cases by John Caryll by John Caryll( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and French, Middle and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law's two bodies : some evidential problems in English legal history by John H Baker( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That common learning emanated from a law school in which the judges actively participated, and in which the lecturers of one generation provided the judiciary of the next. Some of it was written down, though the texts were until recently forgotten, and its importance was overlooked by historians as a result of changes in the common-law system during the early-modern period. Other forms of informal law may be seen at work in other times and contexts. Although judicial decisions will always remain prime sources of legal history, as well as of law, the other body of legal thought and practice is equally 'law' in that it influences lawyers and has real consequences
Year books of Henry VIII : 12-14 Henry VIII, 1520-1523( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and criminal justice in Europe and Canada( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings and moots at the Inns of Court in the fifteenth century( Book )

in English and Romance and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of cases from the time of King Henry VIII( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The common law tradition : lawyers, books, and the law by John H Baker( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third university of England : the Inns of Court and the common-law tradition by John H Baker( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legal education in London 1250-1850 : Selden Society lecture delivered at University College London, July 4th, 2005 by John H Baker( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford history of the laws of England by John H Baker( Book )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers the years 1483-1558, a period of immense social, political, and intellectual changes, which profoundly affected the law and its workings. It first considers constitutional developments, and addresses the question of whether there was a rule of law under king Henry VIII. In a period of supposed despotism, and enhanced parliamentary power, protection of liberty was increasing and habeas corpus was emerging. The volume considers the extent to which the lawwas affected by the intellectual changes of the Renaissance, and how far the English experience differed from that of the Co
 
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An introduction to English legal history
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The legal profession and the common law : historical essaysSources of English legal history : private law to 1750The Oxford history of the laws of EnglandThe law's two bodies : some evidential problems in English legal historyThe common law tradition : lawyers, books, and the lawThe Oxford history of the laws of England