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Plain English for lawyers

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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legal composition.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard C. Wydick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF250 .W9 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p. ;
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2557310M
    ISBN 100890892512, 0890892563
    LC Control Number85070719


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