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Insurance in Elizabethan England : the London Code / Guido Rossi.

Author:
Rossi, Guido (Law teacher) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Description:
xv, 883 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Cambridge studies in English legal history. [More in this series]
Notes:
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - Cambridge University, 2013) issued under title: The development of insurance in the XVI century : the London Book of Orders.
Contents:
Introduction -- Some remarks on the origins of English insurance -- Insurance in the late sixteenth century england -- Preamble: sea-carriage and averages -- The making of the London code -- Object of insurance -- Premium -- The parties -- Risks -- Ship and voyage -- Recovery -- Abandonment to the insurers -- Reinsurance -- Life insurance -- Concluding remarks.
Subject(s):
Insurance lawEnglandHistory16th century [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781107112285 (hardback)
  • 1107112281 (hardback)
LCCN:
2015017919
OCLC:
909538507
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