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The Lawyer in history, literature, and humour

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Published by F.B. Rothman in Littleton, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Lawyers -- Great Britain.,
    • Law -- Great Britain -- Humor.,
    • Lawyers.,
    • Law -- Humor.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by William Andrews.
      ContributionsAndrews, William, 1848-1908.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD460 .L38 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination276 p. ;
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3496558M
      ISBN 100837702119
      LC Control Number82016613

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Don't make a blanket statement about an author/playwright just because you may have read/seen a mere handful of his plays. Each summer for the last three years we’ve wrestled in these pages with the role lawyers play in the broadest range of our culture of literature—from the pages of pulp fiction to the grittiest.

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