Books By: Maitland, Frederic William

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Historical Sketch of Liberty and Equality A

A Historical Sketch of Liberty and Equality By Frederic William Maitland

History Law

A Historical Sketch of Liberty and Equality is a window to one of the most important historians of all time.

History of English Law before the Time of Edward I The

The History of English Law before the Time of Edward I By Sir Frederick Pollock and Frederic William Maitland

History Law

First published in 1895, Sir Frederick Pollock and Frederic William Maitland’s legal classic The History of English Law before the Time of Edward I expanded the work of Sir Edward Coke and William Blackstone by exploring the origins of key aspects of English common law and society and with them the development of individual rights as these were gradually carved out from the authority of the Crown and the Church. Although it has been more than a century since its initial publication, Pollock and Maitland’s work is still considered an accessible and useful foundational reference for scholars of medieval English law.