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2.1.2.2.5 Richard II

Baildon, W. Paley, ed. Select Cases in the Court of Chancery (1364-1471). SS, 10 for 1896. London: Quaritch, 1896.

Abstract: Records consist mainly of plaintiffs' petitions and of the writs of subpoena by which the defendants were summoned. A list of Chancellors from 1363-1467 is included.

Gross, Charles, ed. Select Cases Concerning the Law Merchant. 3 Vols. SS, 23 for 1908, 46 for 1929, 49 for 1932. London: Quaritch, 1908.
Abstract: Vol. 1, "Local Courts" contains numerous extracts, with translations from the Latin records of Fair Courts from 1270-1638; Vol. 2, "Central Courts," includes cases drawn from the Curia Regis rolls, the Assize rolls, the records of the Courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas and Exchequer, and Chancery proceedings, from 1239-1633, translated into English; Vol. 3, "Statutory Recognizances and Special Assizes," is a supplementary volume which contains records of proceedings on statutory and official recognisances (Statutes Merchant and Statutes Staple) and a number of additional cases and documents concerning mercantile law.

Nicolas, Nicholas H., ed. Proceedings and Ordinances of the Privy Council of England. 7 Vols. London : G. Eyre and A. Spottiswoode , 1834-1937.
Notes: Also available online in MOML (subscription database)
Abstract: Transcripts, mainly in Latin, of manuscripts of the British Museum.
Vol. I, 10 Richard II, 1386 to 11 Henry IV, 1410.
Vol. II, 12 Henry IV, 1410 to 10 Henry V, 1422.
Vol. III, 1-7 Henry VI, 1422-1429.
Vol. IV, 8-14 Henry VI, 1429-1436.
Vol. V, 15-21 Henry VI, 1436-1443.
Vol. VI, 22-39 Henry VI, 1443-1461.
Vol. VII, 32-33 Henry VIII, 1540-1542

Robinson, William, ed. Collections Relative to Claims at the Coronations of Several of the Kings of England, Beginning With King Richard II. London: J.B. Nichols, 1820.
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Abstract: Text in English. Contains claims made at several of the Coronations from Richard II to George II, with the answers of the court. Covers the period 1377-1727.

Sanders, George W., ed. Orders of the High Court of Chancery, and Statutes of the Realm, Relating to Chancery, From the Earliest Period to the Present Time. 1 Vol. in 2. London: A. Maxwell & Son, 1845.
Abstract: Contents: Vol. 1. Part I, Orders 12 Ric. II to 16 Geo. II; Vol. 1. Part 2, Orders 17 Geo. II to 8 Vict.

Schumer, Beryl, ed. Oxfordshire Forests, 1246-1609. Oxfordshire Record Society v.64. Oxford, The Society, 2004. 271p.
Abstract: Includes forest pleas.

Vernon-Harcourt, Leveson W. His Grace the Steward and Trial of Peers; a Novel Inquiry into a Special Branch of Constitutional Government Founded Entirely Upon Original Sources of Information, and Extensively Upon Hitherto Unprinted Material. London: Longmans, Green, 1907.
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Abstract: Covers period 1296-1521. Has an appendix of cases from the Court of Chivalry and of the Lord High Steward.
 

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