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A view of the English constitution

Higden, William

A view of the English constitution

with respect to the sovereign authority of the prince, and the allegiance of the subject. ... To which is added, A defence, ... By William Higden, ...

by Higden, William

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Published by printed for S. Keble, R. Gosling, W. Mears, and T. Woodward in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3870, no. 10.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[8],112;[16],192p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16892071M

Dicey published the Law of the Constitution in As he carefully explains, the text of the book was essentially fixed with the seventh edition, which appeared in That edition contained revisions up to in accord with Dicey's understanding of the changes that had taken place in the English constitution.   The English Constitution Language: English: LoC Class: JN: Political science: Political inst. and pub. Admin.: Europe: LoC Class: KD: Law in general, Comparative and uniform law, Jurisprudence: United Kingdom and Ireland: Subject: Great Britain -- Politics and government Subject: Constitutional history -- Great Britain Subject: Constitutional Cited by:

  Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. A view of the Constitution of the United States of America Item Preview Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Reprint of the ed Addeddate Pages: Featuring primary source documents, The U.S. Constitution: A Reader was developed for teaching the core course on the U.S. Constitution at Hillsdale College. Divided into eleven sections with introductions by members of Hillsdale's Politics Department faculty, readings cover the principles of the American founding; the framing and structure of the Constitution; the/5.

Published serially in several New York papers between October and August , the eighty-five Federalist Papers written by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay under the pseudonym “Publius” advocated ratification of the proposed U.S. Constitution. the English Constitution; but it is also believed that the essential parts of the English Constitution cannot be made except from these materials. Now these elements are the accidents of a period and a region; they belong only to one or two centuries in human history, and to a few coun-tries.


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