Devil"s law-case

by John Webster

Publisher: Edward Arnold in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 149 Downloads: 356
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Frances A. Shirley.
SeriesRegents Renaissance drama series
ContributionsShirley, Frances A.
LC ClassificationsPR3184 .D4 1972b
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 149 p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5448224M
ISBN 100713156333, 0713156341
LC Control Number73150124

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It is then up to the student to analyze the language of the case in order to determine what rule was applied and how the court applied it. Apart from his two major plays and The Devils Law-Case (c. ; published ), his dramatic work consists of collaborations (not all extant) with leading writers.

With Thomas Dekker, his main collaborator, he wrote Westward Ho () and Northward Ho (), both of /5(3). More editions of Devils Law-Case (Regents Renaissance drama series): Devils Law-Case (Regents Renaissance drama series): ISBN (). It's a phrase that we lawyers use all of the time, often without a second thought: the "law of the case." But Magistrate Judge Joseph G.

Scoville had occasion to explain the correct usage of this doctrine in Stryker Corporation v. TIG Insurance Company, Case No. cv (U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan). TIG had sought a protective order against certain discovery. As the only other surviving play of Webster’s sole authorship, The Devil’s Law-Case has had to carry a burden of critical expectation which it has scarcely been able to fulfil.

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John Webster, (born c.London, Eng.—died c. ), English dramatist whose The White Devil (c. ) and The Duchess of Malfi (c. /13, published ) are generally regarded as the paramount 17th-century English tragedies apart from those of Shakespeare. Little is known of Webster’s life.

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Little is known of Webster's life. He was probably a coachmaker and possibly an actor. Apart from his two major plays and The Devils Law-Case (c. ; published ), his dramatic work consists of collaborations (not all extant) with leading writers.

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