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law of libel and slander in the State of New York by Ernest Paris Seelman

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Published in Brooklyn .
Written in English



  • New York (State)


  • Libel and slander -- New York (State)

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Edition Notes

Kept up to date by cumulative pocket parts and supplementary pamphlets. Final supplement 1968.

Statementby Ernest P. Seelman.
LC ClassificationsKFN5313 .S4 1964 Suppl.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (lxxvi, 1100 p.)
Number of Pages1100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5920260M
LC Control Number64024239

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