Errata slip, tipped in.
|Other titles||Report of the case of Angeli v. Galbraith|
|Statement||specially reported by William R. Furlong ; with an appendix of original documents.|
|Genre||Trials, litigation, etc.|
|Contributions||Galbraith, Joseph A., Furlong, William R., Ireland. Assizes (Kildare), Ireland. Court of Exchequer.|
|LC Classifications||KDK106.A54 A54 1856|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||516 p.,  leaves of plates (3 folded)|
|Number of Pages||516|
|LC Control Number||2005576021|
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