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Pollock, Frederick 1845-1937

Overview
Works: 419 works in 2,409 publications in 6 languages and 42,730 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Anecdotes  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Other, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Creator, Commentator for written text, Contributor, Recipient, ed
Classifications: KD532, 340.0942
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The history of English law before the time of Edward I by Frederick Pollock( Book )

235 editions published between 1805 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1895, Sir Frederick Pollock and Frederic William Maitland's legal classic The History of English Law before the Time of Edward I expanded the work of Sir Edward Coke and William Blackstone by exploring the origins of key aspects of English common law and society and with them the development of individual rights as these were gradually carved out from the authority of the Crown and the Church. Although it has been more than a century since its initial publication, Pollock and Maitland's work is still considered an accessible and useful foundational reference for scholars of medieval English law. Volume one begins with an examination of Anglo-Saxon law, goes on to consider the changes in law introduced by the Normans, then moves to the twelfth-century "Age of Glanvill," with the first great compilation of English laws and customs, followed by the thirteenth-century "Age of Bracton," author of another major treatise on the same subject. Volume two takes up different areas of English law topic by topic, or as its authors labeled it, "The Doctrines of English Law in the Early Middle Ages." They consider land tenure, marriage and wardship, fealty, the ranks of men both free and unfree, aliens, Jews, excommunicates, women, and the churches and the King, before turning to the various jurisdictions of that decentralized era.-- Back cover
Holmes-Pollock letters : the correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Sir Frederick Pollock, 1874-1932 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )

27 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in English and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of contract : treatise on the general principles concerning the validity of agreements in the law of England by Frederick Pollock( Book )

118 editions published between 1875 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the history of the science of politics by Frederick Pollock( Book )

136 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A first book of jurisprudence for students of the common law by Frederick Pollock( Book )

86 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of torts: a treatise on the principles of obligations arising from civil wrongs in the common law: to which is added the draft of a code of civil wrongs prepared for the government of India by Frederick Pollock( Book )

85 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spinoza, his life and philosophy by Frederick Pollock( Book )

60 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land laws by Frederick Pollock( Book )

56 editions published between 1833 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A digest of the law of partnership by Frederick Pollock( Book )

92 editions published between 1877 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient law by Henry Sumner Maine( Book )

63 editions published between 1884 and 2007 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This hugely influential work of 1861 is probably the one for which Sir Henry Maine (1822-88) is best remembered. Appointed Regius Professor of Civil Law at Cambridge when he was only twenty-five, Maine then became Reader in Roman law and jurisprudence at the Council of Legal Education, which had been established in London in 1852 by the Inns of Court, and combined this post with research and journalism. He was interested in the relationship between the law and the society that both shaped it and consented to be regulated by it, and drew on historical examples from the culture of many Indo-European societies to further his arguments on the development of law as a vital component of civilisation. Published at a time when the evolution of institutions as well as of species was a topic of widespread interest, this remains a landmark work in the intellectual history of legal studies
Macready's reminiscences and selections from his diaries and letters by William Charles Macready( Book )

30 editions published between 1875 and 2000 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of torts : a treatise on the principles of obligations arising from civil wrongs in the common law by Frederick Pollock( Book )

72 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures and essays by William Kingdon Clifford by William Kingdon Clifford( Book )

62 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lectures and essays here brought together represent, with few if any exceptions, the general view of the world and human knowledge which Clifford had definitely arrived at in his later years. In general, Clifford discusses philosophy, science, and morality. In addition to the lectures and essays, this book contains a biography and selections from letters written by Clifford." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
Principles of contract : a treatise on the general principles concerning the validity of agreements in the law of England by Frederick Pollock( Book )

59 editions published between 1876 and 2009 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford lectures and other discourses by Frederick Pollock( Book )

28 editions published between 1890 and 1992 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expansion of the common law by Frederick Pollock( Book )

50 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in the law by Frederick Pollock( Book )

22 editions published between 1922 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading cases done into English, and other diversions by Frederick Pollock( Book )

40 editions published between 1876 and 1986 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genius of the common law by Frederick Pollock( Book )

29 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in jurisprudence and ethics by Frederick Pollock( Book )

24 editions published between 1882 and 1985 in English and German and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history of English law before the time of Edward I
Alternative Names
Apprentice of Lincoln's Inn 1845-1937

Appretice of Lincoln's Inn, 1845-1937

Bo la ke 1845-1937

Bolake 1845-1937

Federicus Pollock

Frederick Pollock

Frederick Pollock Brits jurist (1845-1937)

Frederick Pollock giurista e storico inglese

Pollock 1845-1937 Sir, Frederick

Pollock, Frederic 1845-1937

Pollock, Frederick 1845-1937

Pollock, Frederick 1845-1937 Sir

Pollock, Frederick 1845-1937 Sir, bart

Pollock, Frederick Sir

Pollock, Frederick, Sir, 1845-1937

Pollock, Frederick, Sir, bart., 1845-1937

Pollock, Frederik 1845-1937

Pollock, Friedrich 1845-1937

Pollock, Fryderyk.

Pollock, Sir, Frederick, 1845-1937

Поллок, Фредерик 1845-1937 сэр

ポロック, フレデリック

波拉克 1845-1937

Languages
English (1,386)

Chinese (17)

Italian (5)

German (3)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Holmes-Pollock letters : the correspondence of Mr. Justice Holmes and Sir Frederick Pollock, 1874-1932The law of torts: a treatise on the principles of obligations arising from civil wrongs in the common law: to which is added the draft of a code of civil wrongs prepared for the government of IndiaSpinoza, his life and philosophyAncient lawThe expansion of the common lawThe genius of the common law