... debtor , though solvent , deliberately incurs heavy costs of litigation , to procure
the great delay thereby afforded , which hence becomes the cause , as well as
the effect , of the great and unnecessary accumulation of contested suits .
Indeed , so enormous becomes the expense , and so many the new and unheard
of items of fees , occasioned by delays , that lawyers , clerks , sheriffs , and
judges , are beginning to be considered by many , as a common society of ...
... thus circumstanced , would soon become , what it should now be , the first of
civil tribunals for authority on questions of commercial and mercantile law , and in
dignity and reputation the respectable rival of the English court of king's bench .
A solitary rioter , who was still pulling heartily away at the governor's pew , last of
all becoming conscious of the stillness , turned his head , and finding himself the
spectacle of his comrades and his pastor , stayed his guilty hand , and looked ...
The fur has given place to the fish trade , which is fast becoming a lucrative
business . The American Fur Company have already established various fishing
posts upon Lake Superior . Furs have become scarce , and the beaver and the
What people are saying - Write a review
Previous review noting missing pages 380 and 381 is not correct. There are not duplicated scanned pages and I found both missing pages to be intact and included.
pp. 380 and 381, in the middle of "Mocha Dick," are missing. pp. 377 and then 376 appear to have been scanned twice instead