Maine, Sir Henry (18221888)

Maine, Sir Henry, English jurist, legal member of the Council in India, and professor of Jurisprudence at Oxford; wrote on “Ancient Law,” and important works on ancient institutions generally; regarded the social system as a development of the patriarchal system (18221888).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Maine * Maintenance, Cap of
Maia
Maid Marian
Maid of Norway
Maid of Orleans
Maiden, The
Maidment, James
Maidstone
Maimon, Solomon
Maimonides, Moses
Maine
Maine, Sir Henry
Maintenance, Cap of
Maintenon, Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de
Mainz
Maistre, Count, Joseph de
Maitland, William
Majolica
Majorca
Majuscule
Makrizi, Taki-ed-din Ahmed el-
Malabar