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Legal treatises by Sir Francis Bacon, Late sixteenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Hh.06.06

Scope and Contents

(1) Rules and maxims of the common laws of England; (2) A preparation toward the union of the laws of England and Scotland (incomplete: breaks off in the chapter on ‘The punishment, triall, and proceedings, in cases of felonye’). This is followed by eight leaves, partly blank, containing unconnected notes.


  • Late sixteenth century

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Custodial History

In the Library by 1858.

Repository Details

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