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Published by Stevens in London .
Written in English


  • Sociological jurisprudence.,
  • Law -- England.

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Edition Notes

Statementby O. R. McGregor.
SeriesThe Hamlyn lectures series -- 31
LC ClassificationsKF"389"M33
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20151392M

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