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" I proceed to distribute and consider its several objects. •There is nothing which so generally strikes the imagination, [ *2 ] and engages the affections of mankind, as the right of property ; or that sole and despotic dominion which one man claims... "
Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books; with an Analysis of the ... - Page 403
by William Blackstone - 1838
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Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volumes 19-20

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1841 - 1040 pages
...contained in every definition of property. Blackstone (ii. I) defines 'the right of property' to be 'that sole and despotic dominion which one man claims...the right of any other individual in the universe.' A foreign writer defines ownership or property to be ' the right to deal with a corporeal thing according...
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Materials for thinking extracted from the works of the learned of all ages

Materials - 1846 - 478 pages
...generally strikes the imagination and engages the affections of mankind, as the right of property ; of that sole and despotic dominion which one man claims...exclusion of the right of any other individual in the nniverse. And yet there are very few that will give themselves the trouble to consider the original...
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The Tenure of Land in Ireland Considered

Thomas Alcock - Farm tenancy - 1848 - 46 pages
...possessions by the force of arms alone, have no claim to the title of civilized beings ; and until that " sole and despotic dominion which one man claims...external things of the world, in total exclusion of the rights of any other individual in the universe," which Blackstone defines as "the right of property,"...
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A New Law Dictionary and Glossary: Containing Full Definitions of ..., Part 2

Alexander Mansfield Burrill - Law - 1851 - 570 pages
...regarded in law not as property, but as the uiijecln of property. 2 Ы. Com. 15. The right of property is that sole and despotic dominion which one man claims...the right of any other individual in the universe. 2 Bl. Com. 2. The right of property consists in the free use, enjoyment and disposal of all a person's...
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A Compendium of the Law and Practice of Vendors and Purchasers of Real Estate

Joseph Henry Dart - Real property - 1851 - 1234 pages
...engages the atfertins of mankind, as the n^ht or" property : or, that sole and d*spotK dominion which oce man claims and exercises over the external things...individual in the universe. And yet. there are very few t^iat will gire themselves the trouble to consider the original and foundation of this right. Pleased...
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 9

Oliver Lorenzo Barbour, New York (State). Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1852 - 740 pages
...despotic dominion, which one man claims and VOL. IX. 69 The People ti. The Mayor, &c. of Brooklyn. exercises over the external things of the world, in...the right of any other individual in the universe." "The objects of dominion are things, as contradistinguished from persons. Things real are such as are...
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The Science of Government as Exhibited in the Institutions of the United ...

Charles Bishop Goodrich - United States - 1853 - 364 pages
...of its soil. An eminent jurist has said, there is nothing which so generally strikes the imagination and engages the affections of mankind as the right...the right of any other individual in the universe. He might with truth have added, that this sentiment, or love of dominion over property, is more applicable...
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Practice Reports in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, Volume 11

Nathan Howard (Jr.) - Civil procedure - 1856 - 612 pages
...William Blackstone says, (2 Com. 2,) that " there is nothing which so generally strikes the imagination, and engages the affections of mankind, as the right...property, or that sole and despotic dominion which a man claims, and exercises, over the external things of the world, in total exclusion of the right...
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Christian Examiner and Theological Review, Volume 26; Volume 61

Theology - 1856 - 522 pages
...into the ' sole and exclusive dominion which one man claims and exercises over the external things ef the world, in total exclusion of the right of any other individual in the universe.' 2 Black. Comm. 2. " The things which may thus be exclusively appropriated, and thereby made ' private...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Surrogate's Court of ..., Volume 4

Alexander Warfield Bradford, New York (State). Surrogate's Court (New York County) - Law reports, digests, etc - 1857 - 570 pages
...right a man can have to a thing." Blackstone spreads out the definition into the " sole and exclusive dominion which one man claims and exercises over the...the right of any other individual in the universe." (2 Black. Comm., 2.) The things which may thus be exclusively appropriated, and thereby made " private...
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