by Tayler, Thomas
2019. ISBN-13: 9781616196080. ISBN-10: 1616196084. Tayler, Thomas. The Law Glossary: Being a Selection of the Greek, Latin, Saxon, French, Norman and Italian Sentences, Phrases, and Maxims, Found in the Leading English and American Reports, and Elementary Works. New York: Lewis & Blood, 1856. 580 pp. Reprinted 1995, 2019 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781616196080. ISBN-10: 1616196084. Paperback. New. $28.95 * This dictionary is an excellent guide to the source and meaning of Anglo-American legal concepts of the mid-nineteenth century. It contains translations of nearly five-thousand items of foreign origin and supplies definitions for innumerable legal maxims found in English and American sources. Great attention is given to the context of legal terms; the definitions are complemented by detailed notes and citations. Thomas Tayler (fl. 1833-1843) was a member of Clement's Inn, London and the author of Precedents of Wills (1843).
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