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Vol 21 No 12 Dec 16/Jan 17

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The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

Edited by: Daniel Clarry, Christopher Sargeant
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The Nature and Sources of the Law 2nd ed

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ISBN13: 9781855216518
ISBN: 1855216515
Published: April 1997
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

A reprint of the second edition of this work after John Chipman Gray's death in 1915, by his son, Roland Gray, in 1921. The only differences are that some punctuation has been pruned, the odd error has been corrected, and layout has been changed slightly. Otherwise, this is Gray's original work.

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Part I Nature of the law: legal rights and duties; legal persons; the State; the law; the Courts; the law of nations; jurisprudence; statutes; judicial precedents; judicial precedents in the United States; opinions of experts; customs; morality and equity. Appendices: PII USUS in the later Roman Empire; Hereditas Jacens; reception of the Roman Law; desuetetude of Statutes in the United States.