The Resource A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest : pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant, by James Pearce

A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest : pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant, by James Pearce

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A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest : pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant
Title
A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest
Title remainder
pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant
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by James Pearce
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Subject
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Language
eng
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NLU
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Pearce, James
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
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  • Justice, Administration of
  • Arrest
  • Debtor and creditor
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A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest : pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant, by James Pearce
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Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
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unknown
Extent
184 pages
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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A treatise on the abuses of the laws, particularly in actions by arrest : pointing out numerous hardships and abuses, in the different courts, from the commencement of an action to its conclusion : and the various extortions, from the high sheriff to the bailiffs follower : together with the system of the King's Bench prison, and the spunging houses in London, Middlesex, and neighbouring counties : showing also the enormous expence parties are put to on small debts, the cruel practice of bringing numerous actions, only to increase the costs, and the necessity for establishing a court, in which the tradesman can recover his small debt : the whole tending to show that the arrest, on common or mesne process, as now carried on, is equally oppressive to the plaintiff and defendant, by James Pearce
Manufacture
Note
Reproduction of original from Harvard Law School Library
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
184 pages
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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