Lectures on the Early History of Institutions

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The sequel to his more famous book on *Ancient Law” in which Maine examines kinship, tribal society, early legal remedies and sovereignty.

Lectures on the Early History of Institutions, 7th edition (London: John Murray, 1914).


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