Elizabethan Literature and the Law of Fraudulent Conveyance: Sidney, Spenser, and Shakespeare

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This work investigates the origins, impact and outcome of the Elizabethan obsession with fraudulent conveyancing - the part of debtor-creditor law that determines when a court can void a transfer of assets. Focusing on the years between the passage of a key statute in 1571 and the court case that clarified the statute in 1601, Charles Ross convincingly argues that what might seem a minor matter in the law was in fact part of a widespread cultural practice. The legal and literary responses to fraudulent conveyancing expose ...

Elizabethan Literature and the Law of Fraudulent Conveyance: Sidney, Spenser, and Shakespeare 2003, Ashgate Publishing, Aldershot, England

ISBN-13: 9780754632634

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