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Erskine's Institute of the Law of Scotland.

With the Notes of LORD Ivory and previous Editors, and additional Notes bringing down the Law to the present tinie. By JAMES BAPENACH Nicolson, Esq., Advocate. In Two Vols., demy 4to.

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Principles of the Law of Scotland. By John ERSKINE of Carnock.
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