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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Chapter 15: publicists and orators, 1800-1850 (search)
e amount and character of the work accomplished, is the classical period in England—the age of Coke. Roscoe Pound, The Place of Judge-Story in the Making of American Law. Proceedings of the Cambridge historical Society, vol. VII (1914), p. 39. Kent's Commentaries on American law (1826-1830) was of very great effect; it was long read by students of the law and occupied a place of distinction by the side of Blackstone's famous work. Story, in addition to his work as a teacher of law in Harvarg in convenient form the judge-made law of the past and making it adaptable to American conditions. Of the former treatise it has even been said that It forthwith systematized, one might almost say, created, a whole branch of the law of England. Kent's decisions, when he was chancellor of New York, fashioned and made applicable in America the principles of equity, and Story's treatise on the same subject had as much or even greater influence in establishing and maintaining the system of equit