Legal education and admission to the bar (including statistics as to number of lawyers in United States and various foreign coumtries) by Alexander Boyd Andrews

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  • North Carolina.


  • Law -- Study and teaching.,
  • Lawyers -- North Carolina.

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Statementannual address of Alexandder B. Andrews president of North Carolina Bar Association, Wrightsville Beach, June 27, 1929 ...
ContributionsNorth Carolina Bar Association.
LC ClassificationsKFN7476.Z9 A5
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p.
Number of Pages38
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Open LibraryOL6754148M
LC Control Number31004259

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