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Cover: An Institute of the Pleas of the Crown in PAPERBACK

An Institute of the Pleas of the Crown

An Exhibition of the Hyde Collection at the Houghton Library, 1987

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PAPERBACK

$12.00 • £9.95 • €11.00

ISBN 9780914630029

Publication Date: 05/31/2005

Short

30 pages

2 halftones

Houghton Library Publications

World

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An edition of fragments of Henry Fielding’s unpublished treatise on eighteenth-century law, which were displayed at an exhibition at Houghton Library in 1987, including fragments from Harvard, Yale, and the Hyde Collection, now also at Harvard.

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