The Stair Society: Scotland’s Legal History Society

Miscellany VII by Various Authors

Stair Society Volume 62

The seventh Stair Society Miscellany volume. Contents:

Preface – Angus Stewart

‘The Textual Tradition of Stair’s Institutions, with Reference to the Title “Of Liberty and Servitude”‘
Adelyn L M Wilson
Open Access

‘William Cranston, Notary Public, c 1395-1425, and Some Contemporaries’
W W Scott

‘Another Fifteenth Century Case’
Alan Borthwick and Hector MacQueen
Open Access

‘Birlaw Courts and Birleymen’
W David H Sellar

‘Four Models of Union’
J D Ford

‘The Trial of Captain Green’
Sheriff J Irvine Smith

‘Scots Lawyers, England, and the Union of 1707’
John Finlay
Open Access

‘The Maritime Rights of the Magistrates of Rothesay’
Ian Maclagan

‘Reshaping Private Law in Victorian Britain: The View from Westminster’
Michael Lobban
Open Access

‘Letters from Inveraray: The Eighth Duke of Argyll’s Correspondence with the First Marquess of Dufferin and Ava, with Particular Reference to Gladstone’s Irish Acts’
N N Dawson
Open Access

‘Law at the Edge: Legal Encounters on a Maritime Periphery’
W N Osborough

”Life on the Law Lords’ Corridor: The Last Forty Years’
David Hope

Edited by Hector L. MacQueen, with a Preface by the Hon Lord Stewart

Published 2015

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