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Call # KD608 .B73 2003
Author Brand, Paul (Paul A.)
Title Kings, barons and justices : the making and enforcement of legislation in thirteenth-century England / Paul Brand
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Descript. xix, 508 p. ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge studies in Medieval life and thought ; Fourth series, 56
Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought ; 4th ser., 56
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 484-495) and index
Subject Law -- Great Britain -- History -- Henry III, 1216-1272
Law -- Great Britain -- History -- Edward I, 1272-1307
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1216-1272
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1272-1307
OCLC # 53155377
Table of Contents
 List of tables 
 Preface 
 List of abbreviations 
 Introduction1
Pt. IPolitics and the legislative reform of the common law: from the Provisions of Westminster of 1259 to the Statute of Marlborough of 1267 
1The Making of the Provisions of Westminster: The Process of Drafting and their Political Context15
2The Making of the Provisions of Westminster: The Social and Legal Context and the Evolution of the Individual Clauses: I42
3The Making of the Provisions of Westminster: The Social and Legal Context and the Evolution of the Individual Clauses: II77
4The Enforcement of the Provisions of Westminster During the Initial Stage of their Existence, 1259-63106
5The Revision and Reissuing of the Provisions, 1263-4140
6The Revised Provisions in Action, 1263-7165
7The Final Revision and Reissue of the Provisions of Westminster: The Statute of Marlborough of 1267185
Pt. IIBeyond politics: the enforcement and interpretation of the Statute of Marlborough in the courts, 1267-1307 
8Contra Formam Feoffamenti: The Statutory Action for Tenants Contesting Liability to Suit of Court After 1267207
9Other Mechanisms for the Enforcement of Chapter 9; Other Reforms Affecting the Lord-Tenant Relationship250
10Reforms in the Criminal Justice System277
11Reforms in the Procedures of the Royal Courts302
12The Extension of Existing Remedies336
13Enforcing the Accountability of Socage Guardians348
14Controlling the Use of Distraint362
15Remedying Abuses in the Operation of Local Courts378
16Conclusions388
App. IText and Translation of the Provisions of Westminster of 1259413
App. IIText and Translation of the Provisions of Westminster as Reissued in 1263 and 1264429
App. IIIText and Translation of the Statute of Marlborough of 1267453
 Bibliography484
 Index496