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The Code Napoleon: or, the French Civil Code

An English translation of the French Civil Code by an anonymous English barrister.



The Code Napoleon: or, the French Civil Code. Literally translated from the original and official edition, published at Paris, in 1804. By a Barrister of the Inner Temple (London: William Benning, 1827).


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