We strive to deliver the best value to our customers and ensure complete satisfaction for all our textbook rentals.
You can return your online books for any reason within our refund period – no questions asked.
Every order is available for express shipping, and return shipping is always free.
You'll be happy with the quality of your books (or we'll ship you another one on our dime).
You can extend your rental at any time – at the same cheap daily rental rate.
If you decide to keep the book it will never cost more than the purchase price.
As always, you have access to over 5 million titles. Plus, you can choose from 5 rental periods, so you only pay for what you’ll use. And if you ever run into trouble, our top-notch U.S. based Customer Service team is ready to help by email, chat or phone.
Supplemental materials are not guaranteed for used textbooks or rentals (access codes, DVDs, workbooks).
Institutes of American Law, Vol. 4 (Classic Reprint)
Replevin is the name of an action brought for the recovery, in specie, of a personal chattel, which has been unlawfully taken and detained from the owners possession, together with damages for the detention, (a) The invention of this action is ascribed to Glanvil, chief justice under Henry 11.(6) In its origin it was confined to the single instance of...
Replevin is the name of an action brought for the recovery, in specie, of a personal chattel, which has been unlawfully taken and detained from the owners possession, together with damages for the detention, (a) The invention of this action is ascribed to Glanvil, chief justice under Henry 11.(6) In its origin it was confined to the single instance of taking a distress, and this circumstance probably gave to this action its character of locality, though its remedial operation has since been extended, and it has now become the appropriate form of suit for every dispossession of (a) Ham. N. P. 372 ;R eplevin, or replevy, in Latin replegiare, signifies to take back the pledge. This was so called, because, at common law, a person distrained upon applied to the sheriff or his offlcers, and by their means had the distress returned into his own possession, upon giving security to try the right of taking it in a suit at law, and if that should be determined against him, to return the chattel and goods into the hands of the distrainor. 3B l. Com. 13; Co. Litt. 145, b. (J) Mirrour, c. 2, s. 6; Glanv. lib. 4, c. 5, Beames translation, p. 87. Vol.(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About the Publisher Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the aged text. Read books online for free at www.forgottenbooks.org
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.