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A Treatise on the Law of Executors and Administrators. By Edmund Vaughan Williams. Third edition. 2 Volumes.

The Law relating to duties on Probates and Letters of Administration in England, and Inventories of Personal or Movable Estates in Scotland, and on Legacies and Successions to Personal or Movable Estates in Great Britain. By Thomas Gwynne. Third edition.

Of Societies called Clubs. A Law Pamphlet. By Charles Wordsworth.

The Law of Pawns or Pledges, and the Rights and Liabilities of Pawnbrokers, &c. By James Paul Cobbelt.

Martin's Practice of Conveyancing ; Precedents with practical notes. By Charles Davidson. Fifth volume. Part I.

A Treatise on the Practice of the High Court of Chancery, &c. By Edmund Robert Daniell. Volume III. Part I.

Trials of Patrick Maxwell Stewart Wallace and Michael Shaw Stewart Wallace, for wilfully destroying the brig Dryad, off Cuba, with intent to defraud the Marine Insurance Companies and underwriters.

A Treatise on the Law and Practice of Injunctions. By Charles Stewart Drewry.

The New Orders for the Regulation of the Practice and Proceedings of the Court of Chancery, with remarks, &c. By John Sydney Smith.

All the New Orders of the High Court of Chancery, from Hilary Term, 1828, to Michaelmas Terin, 1841. By Samuel Miller.

A Practical Treatise on the Law of Municipal Corporations, adapted to the recent reforms, &c., with the Statutes and reported cases 10 Trinity Term, 1841. By W. Glover, Sergeant at Law.

The Laws of LandlordandT

Practical Observations on the New Orders for the regulation, &c., of the Court of Chancery. By Edmund Robert Daniell.

Selwyn's Abridgment of the Law of Nisi Prius. Tenth edition.

The Case of the Antenatus in Scotland, claiming as Heir in England, &c. By D. C. Maylan.

Collyer's Law of Partnership. Second edition.


Commentaries on the Law of Partnership, as a branch of Commercial and Maritime Jurisprudence, with occasional illustrations from the Civil and Foreign Law. By Joseph Story, LL. D. Boston : C. C. Litle & J. Brown.

A Practical Treatise on the Law of Contracts not under seal, and upon the usual defences to actions thereon. By Joseph Chitty, Jr. Esq., fifth American, from the third London edition, corrected, re-arranged and enlarged, by Thompson Chitty, Esq., with notes of American decisions on ihe Law of Contracts to the present time. By J. C. Perkins, Esq. Springfield : G. & C. Merriam, and Little & Brown, Boston.

Reports of Cases determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Maine. By John Shepley. Vol. V. (Maine Reports Vol. XVII.) Hallowell : Glazier, Masters & Smith.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the English Courts of Common Law, with Tables of the cases and principal Matters. Edited by Hon. Thomas Sargent, of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, and Hon. Thomas McKean Peltil, President of District Court for the City and County of Philadelphia. Vol. XXXVIII. Philadelphia : T. & J. W. Johnson.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Supreme Court of Judicature and in the Court for the Correction of Errors of the State of New York. By John L. Wendell. Vol. XXIV. Albany : W. & A. Gould, & Co.

Reports of Cases adjudged in the Courts of Common Pleas, Quarter Sessions, Oyer and Terminer, and Orphans Court of the first Judicial District of Pennsylvania, with noies and references. By John W. Ashmead. Vol. II. Philadelphia : T. & J. W. Johnson.

[We have inserted in our digest some of the most important decisions contained in this volume )

The trial of Alexander McLeod for the murder of Amos Durree at the burning and destruction of the Steamboat Caroline hy ihe Canadians, Dec. 29th, 1837. Reporied by Murcus T. C. Gould, assisted by H. Fowler. New York: Gould Banks & Co.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. By Theron Metcalf. Vol. II. Part 1.

Points in the Law of Discovery. By James Wigram, Esq. one of her Majesty's Counsel. First American from the second London edition, with notes and references to American Cases, by a member of the Boston Bar. Boston : Charles C. Little & James Brown.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Illinois. By J. Young Scammon, counsellor at law. Volumes I. & Il. Philadelphia: Kay & Brother. Boston: Little & Brown. Chicago : Gale & Burley.


By Charles C. Little f. James Brown.

Reports of Cases argued and determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. By Octavius Pickering, Counsellor at Law. Vol. XXIII.

Commentaries on the Law of Evidence. By Simon Greenleaf, LL. D. Royall Professor of Law in Harvard University, 1 vol

ume, 8vo.

By T. & J. W. Johnson.

Starkie on Evidence, from a new London Edition, greatly enlarged by the author, with the American notes from ihe last edition and new notes and references.

Harrison's Digest, volume 4, bringing the decisions of the English Courts down to the year 1840.

English Common Law Reports, volume 38, containing cases for 1841. In this volume, the publication of the English Bankruptcy Cases, which the publishers intend hereafter to include in their series, will be commenced. They will also be sold separately.


In consequence of the number and size of the articles in the first part of the present number, and the necessity of furnishing our readers with the usual amount of new cases, we have been obliged to omit entirely some of the other departments of our journal. We hope, however, that the value of what we have given will compensate for its want of variety.


American Criminal Trials, by Chandler, 262; review of, 417-433.
Barrister, the, character of, 366-393.
Bathurst, lord chancellor, life of, 265-282.
Bolland, Sir William, sketch of, 111, 112.
Camden, lord, life of, 1–37.
Caroline, burning of the, rights of the United States in relation to the, 341-366.
Clarke's Reports, review of, 52-55.
Codification, 113-144 ; 233–329.
Critical Notices : Alabama Reports, 493 ; Attorneys General Opinions,

494 ; Bank of Alabama, Case of, 495; Harvard University, Catalogue of
the Law Library of, 254 ; Hilliard's Law of Sale, 262; Law Magazine,
494 ; Louisiana Law Journal, 492; Louisiana, Penal Law of, 497; Shepley's
Reports, 499; Story on Partnership, 500 ; Walker's Argument, 254 ; Wil-

cox's (Ohio) Reports, 261.
Dawn, case of the, 216-236.
Division of Estates, Influence of, on the distribution of property, 85–110.
Hoffinan's Reports, review of, 49–52.
M'Leod, Case, 237-254 ; rights of Great Britain relative to the affair of, 341-366
Madison Papers, review of, 393-416.
Mayburry v. Brien, case of, 211-216.
New York judiciary system, 38–55.
Partnership property, taking of in execution, 55-85.
Slave trade, international law of, 330-341.

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