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Re: Ceremonies of property transfer

Poster: steele@sprynet.com

On Tue, 15 Oct 1996, clevin@rci.ripco.com (Craig Levin) wrote:
>Poster: clevin@rci.ripco.com (Craig Levin)
>> Poster: PETERSR@spiegel.becltd.com (Peters, Rise J.)

>I recommend that you go to a library and find Littleton's
>Tenures, which were written in the 1400's. Littleton's is the
>one of the first books describing English land law in detail,
>and, even more fortunately, it was the first to do so in English,
>as opposed to Law French or Latin.Look at his chapter on fealty,
>not the chapter on homage. If you don't have access to a law
>library, email me, and I'll send you the gory details, or post
>them to the Merry Rose, if anyone else would like to hear them.
  I don't think I've ever seen a copy even in the dusty back stacks of my local 
law libraries. Can you send a full cite or post the details?
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