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Title The true-blue laws of Connecticut and New Haven : and the false blue-laws invented by the Rev. Samuel Peters, to which are added specimens of the laws and judicial proceedings of other colonies and some blue-laws of England in the reign of James I / edited by J. Hammond Trumbull
Published Hartford, Conn. : American Pub. Co., 1876
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 360 pages)
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- First constitution of Connecticut, 1639 -- Capital laws of Connecticut, 1642 -- The first code of laws,1650 -- Laws, orders &c. of the Connecticut courts -- Fundamental agreement at New Haven -- The New Haven code, 1655 -- Laws, orders, and judgments, of New Haven courts, 1639-1660 -- The "blue law" forgeries of Peters -- Laws and judicial proceedings of other colonies: New York, Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts -- Blue laws of England, in the reign of James I
Subject Sunday legislation -- Connecticut.
Law -- Connecticut.
Form Electronic book
Author Trumbull, J. Hammond (James Hammond), 1821-1897.
Peters, Samuel, 1735-1826.
LC no. 13021247