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Foibles of the bar

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Published by Legal literature company in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

  • Law -- Anecdotes.

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    Statementby Henry S. Wilcox.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5, 9-163 p.
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23300099M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilcox, Henry S. Foibles of the bar. Chicago, Ill., Legal literature Co. [©] (OCoLC) Document Type. Genre/Form: Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilcox, Henry S. Foibles of the bar.

Littleton, Colo.: F.B. Rothman,© (OCoLC) FOIBLES OF THE BENCH. By HENRY S. WILCOX. Chicago: Legal Literature Company. This book is an entirely serious and praiseworthy effort on the part of the author, as stated in the preface, to call the attention of the public to such defects, abuses and weaknesses of the bench as he has noticed.

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