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CONVEYANCING

AND OTHER FORMS AND PRECEDENTS

RELATING TO

COMPANIES.

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OTHER FORMS AND PRECEDENTS

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COMPANIES

INCORPORATED UNDER THE COMPANIES ACTS,

1862 AND 1867.

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Pollock's Digest of the Law of Partnership.—By

FREDERICK POLLOCK, of Lincoln's Inn, Esq., Barrister-at-Law. Author of

Principles of Contract at Law and in Equity.Demy 8vo. 1877. Price 8s. 6d. cloth.
The object of this work is to give the substance of the Law of Partnership (excluding

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Goddard's Treatise on the Law of Easements.--Second

Edition. By JOHN LEYBOURN GODDARD, of the Middle Temple, Esq., Bar.
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The Author was appointed by Her Majesty's Digest of Law Commissioners to prepare

a specimen Digest of the Law of Easements.
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“We may safely assert that the fifth edition of Russell on Crimes' has, under the careful hand of Mr. Prentice, fully reached the standard attained to by the preceding editions." — Law Journal, January 27, 1877.

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“We are amazed at the patience, industry and skill which are exhibited in the collection and

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Carefully revised and adapted to the new. Practice. By GEORGE OSBORNE
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“This new edition will maintain and enhance the high reputation deservedly gained by the original work." -Law Magazine, February, 1877.

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Act, and the Bankruptcy Repeal and Insolvent Court Act of 1869, and the Rules and Forms made under those Acts. Second Edition. By ROLAND VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, of Lincoln's Inn, and WALTER VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, of the Inner Temple, assisted by FRANCIS HALLETT HARDCASTLE, of the Inner Temple, Esgrs.. Barristers-at-Law. Demy 8vo. 1876. Price 11. 8s. cloth. "It would be di

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Seton's Forms of Decrees, Judgments, and Orders, in the

High Court of Justice and Courts of Appeal, having especial reference to the Chancery
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Registrars of the Supreme Court of Judicature, and Senior Registrar of the Chancery
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HENRY W. MAY, of Lincoln's Inn, Esq., Barrister-at-Law. In 2 vols. Royal 8vo.

Vol. I. 1877. Price 11. 10s. cloth. (Vol. II. in the press).
Prideaux's Precedents in Conveyancing.– With Disser-

tations on its Law and Practice. Eighth Edition. By FREDERICK PRIDEAUX, late Professor of Real and Personal Property to the Inns of Court, and JOHN WHITCOMBE, Esqrs., Barristers-at-Law. 2 vols. Royal 8vo. 1876. Price 31. 10s. cloth,

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