La Novelle Natura Brevium

La Novelle Natura Brevium (1534) was a treatise on English law by Anthony Fitzherbert. It is often cited in judgments today across the common law world, and represents an important tract on the rules of common law in the 16th century.

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  1. Cited by Denning LJ, Candler v Crane, Christmas & Co [1951] 2 K.B. 164, 180
  2. Disapproved by Blackburn J in Rylands v. Fletcher (1865-66) L.R. 1 Ex. 265, 282

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