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Baker, John H. (John Hamilton)

Overview
Works: 180 works in 767 publications in 9 languages and 12,949 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
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Most widely held works by John H Baker
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 395 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 379 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 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work traces the history of the reception and role of the canon law in England between 597 and 1649, examining both the establishment of ecclesiastical courts and the heads of jurisdiction within them. Legal practice is viewed against the background of the formal canon law
The reports of Sir John Spelman by John Spelman( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and Multiple languages and held by 341 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 held by 331 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 330 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 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Year books of Henry VIII : 12-14 Henry VIII, 1520-1523( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published in 2000 in English and French, Middle and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The common law is almost universally regarded as a system of case-law, increasingly supplemented by legislation, but this is only partly true. There is an extensive body of lawyers' law which has a real existence outside the formal sources but is seldom acknowledged or discussed either by theorists or legal historians. This will still be so even when every judicial decision is electronically accessible. In the heyday of the inns of court, this second body of law was partly expressed in 'common learning', a corpus of legal doctrine handed on largely by oral tradition and a system of education informing the mind of every common lawyer
Readings and moots at the Inns of Court in the fifteenth century( Book )

in English and Romance and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and criminal justice in Europe and Canada( Book )

20 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 267 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 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judicial records, law reports, and the growth of case law by John H Baker( Book )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inhaltsverzeichnis Inhalt: J.H. Baker, Records, Reports and the Origins of Case-Law in England - J. Hilaire / C. Bloch, Connaissance des décisions de justice et origine de la jurisprudence - G. Dolezalek, Reports of the ""Rota"" (14th-19th centuries) - M. Ascheri, La decisione nelle corti giudiziarie italiane del Tre-Quattrocento e il caso della Mercanzia di Siena - F. Ebel, Aufzeichnung von Ratsurteilen und Schöffensprüchen im Lübecker und Magdeburger Rechtskreis - G. Vallone, Le decisiones di Matteo d'Afflitto - A. Wijffels, Legal Records and Reports in the Great Council of Malin
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 95 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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Sources 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