Commentaries on the criminal law
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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Criminal law -- United States

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Statementby Joel Prentiss Bishop.
Series19th-century legal treatises -- no. 32252-32269., 19th-century legal treatises -- no. 52297-52314.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL16322781M

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