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The Resource Law of the Land : the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada

Law of the Land : the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada

Label
Law of the Land : the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada
Title
Law of the Land
Title remainder
the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Greg Taylor traces the spread of the Torrens system, from its arrival in the far-flung outpost of 1860s Victoria, British Columbia, right up to twenty-first century Ontario
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Greg
Dewey number
346.71043809
Index
no index present
LC call number
KE739
LC item number
.T395 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torrens system
  • Land titles
  • Land titles
  • Torrens system
  • Canada
Label
Law of the Land : the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1 The Torrens System: An Outline -- The Spread of the Torrens System -- The Need for Reform -- The Torrens System -- 2 The Invention of the Torrens System -- Man and Idea -- A Thousand Fathers -- 3 Vancouver Island: The Second Torrens Jurisdiction in the World -- Background -- Establishing the Australian Link -- Was It Really the Torrens System? -- Public Response to the Torrens System -- 4 British Columbia -- The Mainland Colony -- The Ordinance of 1870 -- 5 The Canada Land Law Amendment Association -- Pre-History of the Association: Torrens Becomes Known in Central Canada -- Personalities -- Beginnings -- The Association Puts Torrens on the Public Agenda -- The Association: A Front for Loan Sharks? -- Later History of the Association -- 6 Ontario -- English or Australian Model? -- Introduction of the Torrens Principle -- Slow Beginnings -- Gradual Extension and Conquest of Ontario -- Some Concluding Thoughts -- 7 Saskatchewan, Alberta, and the North-West Territories -- Historical Background -- Introduction of the Torrens System -- Trouble in Paradise I: Early Problems with the Torrens System -- Trouble in Paradise II: The Registrar at Calgary -- The Torrens System in Saskatchewan and Alberta after 1905 -- 8 Manitoba -- The Mission of June 1883 -- The Manitoba Land Law Amendment Association -- Success -- Failure? -- Success! -- 9 Quebec, the Maritimes, and Newfoundland and Labrador -- 10 Concluding Remarks -- Appendix -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y
Control code
958565266
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442688469
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958565266
Label
Law of the Land : the Advent of the Torrens System in Canada
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Contents -- Foreword -- Preface -- 1 The Torrens System: An Outline -- The Spread of the Torrens System -- The Need for Reform -- The Torrens System -- 2 The Invention of the Torrens System -- Man and Idea -- A Thousand Fathers -- 3 Vancouver Island: The Second Torrens Jurisdiction in the World -- Background -- Establishing the Australian Link -- Was It Really the Torrens System? -- Public Response to the Torrens System -- 4 British Columbia -- The Mainland Colony -- The Ordinance of 1870 -- 5 The Canada Land Law Amendment Association -- Pre-History of the Association: Torrens Becomes Known in Central Canada -- Personalities -- Beginnings -- The Association Puts Torrens on the Public Agenda -- The Association: A Front for Loan Sharks? -- Later History of the Association -- 6 Ontario -- English or Australian Model? -- Introduction of the Torrens Principle -- Slow Beginnings -- Gradual Extension and Conquest of Ontario -- Some Concluding Thoughts -- 7 Saskatchewan, Alberta, and the North-West Territories -- Historical Background -- Introduction of the Torrens System -- Trouble in Paradise I: Early Problems with the Torrens System -- Trouble in Paradise II: The Registrar at Calgary -- The Torrens System in Saskatchewan and Alberta after 1905 -- 8 Manitoba -- The Mission of June 1883 -- The Manitoba Land Law Amendment Association -- Success -- Failure? -- Success! -- 9 Quebec, the Maritimes, and Newfoundland and Labrador -- 10 Concluding Remarks -- Appendix -- Notes -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y
Control code
958565266
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442688469
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958565266

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