Context of Fundamental principles of the laws of Canada as they existed under the natives, as they were changed under the French Kings, and as they were modified and altered under the domination of England : together with the general principles of the custom of Paris, as laid down by the most eminent authors, with the text, and a literal translation of the text : the Imperial, and other statutes, changing the jurisprudence in either of the provinces of Canada at large : prefaced by an historical sketch ... compiled with a view of assisting law students in their studies