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THE ABERDEEN UNIVERSITY PRESS LIMITED AFFECTING

CHARTER-PARTIES

AND

BILLS OF LADING

BY

LAWRENCE DUCKWORTH

(OF THE MIDDLE TEMPLE, BARRISTER-AT-LAW)
AUTHOR OF "AN EPITOME OF THE LAW AFFECTING MARINE INSURANCE,
“A COMPLETE SUMMARY OF THE LAW RELATING TO THE ENGLISH

NEWSPAPER PRESS," ETC.

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OCEANS 73.4 GB .D8365. 1904

PERS

PREFACE TO SECOND EDITION.

I am glad that this little book has been appreciated. A second edition is now called for. The matter contained in the first edition has been revised, and all the important cases which have come before the Courts since the last publication of the Manual have been incorporated in the text.

In reference to charter-parties the following cases will be found set out, more or less fully, in Chapter VII. (Part I.): Fraser and White .y. Bee; Olsen v. Dobell & Co.; Steel, Young & Co. v. Grand Canary Coal Co.; West Hartlepool Steam Navigation Co. v. Tagart, Beaton & Co.; Hessler & Co. v. Tyrer & Co.; Aktieselskabet Argentina v. Von Laer; and the Torbryan.

In regard to bills of lading, the case of Borthwick v. Elderslie Steamship Co. is inserted at the end of Chapter I. (Part II.). In

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