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" ... a statute made upon great consideration, introduced in a solemn and pompous manner, has had no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance. "
The Parliamentary Debates - Page 185
by Great Britain. Parliament - 1828
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A Treatise on the American Law of Real Property, Volume 2

Emory Washburn - Real property - 1864
...reader will be ready to "apply the lan-. [*166] guage of Lord Hardwicke in the case already cited : " By this means, a statute made upon great consideration, introduced in a J Gilb. Uses, Sugd. ed. 348. 8 Watk. Conv. Introd. xx. * • / solemn and pompous manner, by this strict...
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Reports of cases argued and determined in the Supreme court of Nova Scotia ...

Henry Oldright - 1870
...and pedantry of the Courts of common law, as in the language of Lord Hardwicke, (1 Atk. 591), to have no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance. Were we to assign the estate to John Simpson, the present claimant, to the exclusion of his brothers...
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A Treatise on the American Law of Real Property, Volume 2

Emory Washburn - Real property - 1876
...Hardwicke says : " A statute made upon great consideration, introduced in a solemn and pompous manner by a strict construction, has had no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance."7 Yet the language of Mr. Preston is not too strong when he says : " Within the whole scope...
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Institutes of Common and Statute Law, Volume 2

John Barbee Minor - Forms (Law) - 1877
...statute introduced in a solemn and pompous manner (in order to abolish uses and trusts altogether), has had no other effect than to add, at most, three words to a conveyance.'1'' (2 Washb. R. Prop. 161; 1 Lorn. Dig. 223.) That is, if, before the statute of uses,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Trusts and Trustees, Volume 1

Jairus Ware Perry - Trusts and trustees - 1882
...of Virginia, and 1 2 Washburn on Real Property, 154. reported to have said, that the statute of uses had no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance;1 the statute of uses is in partial force. Thompson's Dig. p. 178, 4; 1 Lomax, Dig. 188....
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The Conveyancing Acts, 1881 & 1882, and the Settled Land Act, 1882, with ...

Henry J. Hood - Conveyancing - 1885 - 460 pages
...equitable estates or trusts : a device which gave occasion to Lord Hardwicke's celebrated remark, that " a statute made upon great consideration, introduced...most, three words to a conveyance." (1 Atk. 591.) But this lively rhetoric must not be taken quite seriously ; nor is it quite clear whether he wished...
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The Law of Real Property: Chiefly in Relation to Conveyancing

Henry William Challis - Conveyancing - 1885 - 424 pages
...equitable estates or trusts: a device which gave occasion to Lord Hardwicke's celebrated remark, that " a statute made upon great consideration, introduced...at most three words to a conveyance." (1 Atk. 591.) But this lively rhetoric must not be taken quite seriously ; nor is it quite clear whether he wished...
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The Principles of Equity: A Treatise on the System of Justice Administered ...

George Tucker Bispham - Equity - 1887 - 659 pages
...executed by the statute;* or, in other words, that the statute acted but once in the same conveyance ; and by this means a statute " made upon great consideration,...other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance.4 It was also held that where the feoffee to uses was to convey the land, or to collect_and__nay...
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Harvard Law Review, Volume 21

Electronic journals - 1908
...chancellor at once corrected the error of the judges by supporting the second use as a trust; and " by this means a statute made upon great consideration, introduced in a solemn and pompous manner, has had no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance." 6 This common opinion finds,...
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The Green Bag, Volume 4

Law - 1892
...Chancellor at once corrected the error of the judges by supporting the second use as a trust; and " by this means a statute made upon great consideration, introduced in a solemn and pompous manner, has had no other effect than to add at most three words to a conveyance." 6 This common opinion finds,...
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