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Author: Sheppard, William, d. 1675?
Title: Action upon the case for slander, or, A methodical collection under certain heads of thousands of cases dispersed in the many great volumns of the law, of what words are actionable and what not and of a conspiracy, and of a libel : being a treatise of very great use and consequence to all men, especially in these times, wherein actions for slander are more common than in times past : with an exact table annexed for the ready finding out of any thing therein / by W. Sheppard.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: Action upon the case for slander, or, A methodical collection under certain heads of thousands of cases dispersed in the many great volumns of the law, of what words are actionable and what not and of a conspiracy, and of a libel : being a treatise of very great use and consequence to all men, especially in these times, wherein actions for slander are more common than in times past : with an exact table annexed for the ready finding out of any thing therein / by W. Sheppard.
Sheppard, William, d. 1675?

London: Printed for Ch. Adams, J. Starkey, & T. Basset ..., 1662.
Notes:
Includes index.
"A catalogue of lawbooks and such as appertaine to the law" p. [11-14] at end.
Reproduction of the original in the Harvard Law School Library.
Subject terms:
Libel and slander -- Great Britain.
Conspiracy -- Great Britain.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A59706.0001.001

Contents
title page
TO THE Right Honourable the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of the Kings Bench, The Lord Chief Justice of the Court of the COMMON PLEAS, The Lord Chief Baron of the Court of the EXCHEQƲER: And the rest of the Reverend Judges of the same COƲRTS.
To the READER.
THE CONTENTS OF THE Chapters contained in this BOOK.
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ACTION OF THE CASE.
CHAP. I. Of an Action of the Case in general.
CHAP. II. Some general things of Actions of the Case for Words.
CHAP. III. Of the Slander of a Title to Land.
CHAP. IV. Of the Scandalum Magnatum.
CHAP. V. Of Actions for Slanders of all kinds.
CHAP. VI. Of words of Slander about matter of Treason.
CHAP. VII. Of words of Slander about matter of Murder.
CHAP. VIII. Of words of Slander, about Matter of Witchcraft.
CHAP. IX. Of words of Slander about Rape, Sodomy, Buggery, and House-burning.
CHAP. X. Of words of Slander about matter of Theft.
CHAP. XI. Of words of Slander that may bring a man in danger, of other corporal punishment besides death.
CHAP. XII. Of Perjury.
CHAP. XIII. Of Forgery.
CHAP. XIV. Of Words of Slander about Matter of Incontinency.
CHAP. XV. Of other words importing some charge of transgression of a Penal Law.
CHAP. XVI. Of words Spiritual, Passionate, and Vain, for which no Action is given.
CHAP. XVII. Of other words that have another import in them.
CHAP. XVIII. Of words that hinder ones Preferment.
CHAP. XIX. Of words importing a charge of Deceit and Couzening.
CHAP. XX. Of scandalous words that relate to men in their Offices, Professions, and places of Trust.
CHAP. XXI. Of Scandalous Words that relate to men in their Trade, and Way of Living.
CHAP. XXII. Of an Action of the Case for a Conspiracy.
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CHAP. XXIII. Of Pleadings in Actions of the Case for words.
CHAP. XXIV. Of a Libel.
CHAP. XXV. Some Cases for the illustration and confirmation of all that is before laid down in the whole work.
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An Alphabetical TABLE FOR The ready finding out any thing contained in the foregoing BOOK.
A CATALOGUE OF LAW BOOKS, And such as appertaine to the LAW.