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NOTABLE CROSS-EXAMINATIONS by  Edward Wilfrid (editor) Fordham - Hardcover - Reprint - 1952 - from Well Read Books and Biblio.com

NOTABLE CROSS-EXAMINATIONS

by Fordham, Edward Wilfrid (editor)

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


London: Constable and Co Ltd, 1952. Blue cloth-covered boards, black lettering; some fading, rubbing and edgewear; spine ends bumped; neat stamp on front endpaper. Very clean sound copy. 202 pages including: Index; Notes on Cross-examiners; Foreword on "The Art of Cross-examination" by the Rt Hon Sir Travers Humphreys. A collection of twenty-two notable trials - "This book is not an attempt to present in a summarised form a number of notable trials, civil and criminal ... [It] is rather to let the cross-examination of one or more of the principal witness, in each case dealt with, clarify what might otherwise be obscure. Each case is therefore prefaced by an attempt very briefly to explain the chief matters at issue." (Preface) The cases examined include: Trial of King Charles I; The Tichborne Case; Whistler v Ruskin; W S Gilbert v The Era; The Crippen Case; Darrow v Bryan (USA); The Belsen Trial; The Lynskey Tribunal. Uncommon. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Well Read Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 004003
  • Title: NOTABLE CROSS-EXAMINATIONS
  • Author: Fordham, Edward Wilfrid (editor)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Constable and Co Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1952
  • Keywords: BRITISH LAW NOTABLE TRIALS CROSS-EXAMINATION WITNESSES EVIDENCE KING CHARLES I TICHBORNE CASE WHISTLER v RUSKIN W S GILBERT CRIPPEN BELSEN
  • Bookseller catalogs: Classics, Collectables / Collectibles;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall


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