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The Resource Modern American law : a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law, prepared by judges, members of the bar, teachers in law schools, and writers on legal subjects, under the editorial supervision of Eugene Allen Gilmore, A.B., LL.., Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin; assisted by William Charles Wermuth, M.S., LL.B., former law lecturer, Northwestern University

Modern American law : a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law, prepared by judges, members of the bar, teachers in law schools, and writers on legal subjects, under the editorial supervision of Eugene Allen Gilmore, A.B., LL.., Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin; assisted by William Charles Wermuth, M.S., LL.B., former law lecturer, Northwestern University

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Modern American law : a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law
Title
Modern American law
Title remainder
a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law
Statement of responsibility
prepared by judges, members of the bar, teachers in law schools, and writers on legal subjects, under the editorial supervision of Eugene Allen Gilmore, A.B., LL.., Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin; assisted by William Charles Wermuth, M.S., LL.B., former law lecturer, Northwestern University
Contributor
Editor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
KWL
Illustrations
forms
Index
index present
LC call number
KF385
LC item number
.M63 1921
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1871-1953
  • 1888-1932
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  • Gilmore, Eugene Allen
  • Wermuth, William Charles
  • Blackstone Institute (Chicago, Ill.)
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  • Law
  • Criminal law
  • Civil procedure
  • Commercial law
  • Procedure (Law)
  • United States
Label
Modern American law : a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law, prepared by judges, members of the bar, teachers in law schools, and writers on legal subjects, under the editorial supervision of Eugene Allen Gilmore, A.B., LL.., Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin; assisted by William Charles Wermuth, M.S., LL.B., former law lecturer, Northwestern University
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Each volume has special title page
  • "1928 edition"--V. 25, Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. I. General introduction -- The citizen and the law -- Law : its origin, nature, development -- Contracts -- v. 2. Agency -- Sales of personal property -- Personal property and bailments -- v. 3. Negotiable instruments -- Suretyship and guaranty -- Liens and pledges -- Mortgages: real and chattel -- v. 4. Private corporations -- Partnership -- v. 5. Descent and distribution; Wills and administration; Guardian and ward -- Insurance -- Employers' liability and workmen's compensation -- v. 6. Persons and domestic relations -- Quasi-contacts -- Landlord and tenant -- Taxation -- v. 7. Public service companies, common carriers -- Public officers and elections -- Municipal corporations -- v. 8. Trusts and trustees -- Receivers -- Bankruptcy -- Damages -- v. 9. Real property -- v. 10. Patents -- Trademarks -- Copyright -- Unfair competition and good-will -- Banks, banking and trust companies -- Conflict of laws -- Interstate commerce -- v. 11. Equitable rights and remedies -- Attachment and garnishment -- Judgments and executions -- Parliamentary law -- Naturalization -- v. 12. Torts -- v. 13. Pleadings in civil actions at common law and under modern statutes -- Practice in civil actions -- Equity pleading -- Extraordinary remedies -- Habeas corpus -- Interpretation of statutes -- v. 14. Courts: federal and state -- Evidence -- International law -- v. 15. Criminal Law -- Criminal procedure -- Medical jurisprudence -- v. 16. Constitutional law: definitions and general principles -- Organization and powers of the United States government -- Constitutional guaranties of fundamental rights -- Eminent domain -- v. 17. Estoppel -- Irrigation and water rights -- Mines and mining -- Admiralty law -- Legal ethics -- Practice forms -- v. 18. Blackstone's commentaries -- v. 19-25. Leading illustrative cases
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (25 volumes)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
forms
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn191748295
  • (OCoLC)191748295
Label
Modern American law : a systematic and comprehensive commentary on the fundamental principles of American law, prepared by judges, members of the bar, teachers in law schools, and writers on legal subjects, under the editorial supervision of Eugene Allen Gilmore, A.B., LL.., Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin; assisted by William Charles Wermuth, M.S., LL.B., former law lecturer, Northwestern University
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Each volume has special title page
  • "1928 edition"--V. 25, Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. I. General introduction -- The citizen and the law -- Law : its origin, nature, development -- Contracts -- v. 2. Agency -- Sales of personal property -- Personal property and bailments -- v. 3. Negotiable instruments -- Suretyship and guaranty -- Liens and pledges -- Mortgages: real and chattel -- v. 4. Private corporations -- Partnership -- v. 5. Descent and distribution; Wills and administration; Guardian and ward -- Insurance -- Employers' liability and workmen's compensation -- v. 6. Persons and domestic relations -- Quasi-contacts -- Landlord and tenant -- Taxation -- v. 7. Public service companies, common carriers -- Public officers and elections -- Municipal corporations -- v. 8. Trusts and trustees -- Receivers -- Bankruptcy -- Damages -- v. 9. Real property -- v. 10. Patents -- Trademarks -- Copyright -- Unfair competition and good-will -- Banks, banking and trust companies -- Conflict of laws -- Interstate commerce -- v. 11. Equitable rights and remedies -- Attachment and garnishment -- Judgments and executions -- Parliamentary law -- Naturalization -- v. 12. Torts -- v. 13. Pleadings in civil actions at common law and under modern statutes -- Practice in civil actions -- Equity pleading -- Extraordinary remedies -- Habeas corpus -- Interpretation of statutes -- v. 14. Courts: federal and state -- Evidence -- International law -- v. 15. Criminal Law -- Criminal procedure -- Medical jurisprudence -- v. 16. Constitutional law: definitions and general principles -- Organization and powers of the United States government -- Constitutional guaranties of fundamental rights -- Eminent domain -- v. 17. Estoppel -- Irrigation and water rights -- Mines and mining -- Admiralty law -- Legal ethics -- Practice forms -- v. 18. Blackstone's commentaries -- v. 19-25. Leading illustrative cases
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (25 volumes)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
forms
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn191748295
  • (OCoLC)191748295

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