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The following table displays the search fields that are available when searching in the Legal Classics Library. The syntax is the text you would use when building a search. The example illustrates how the syntax is used in a search query.

Field Name Syntax Example
Book Author volauthor volauthor:”Bishop, Joel Prentiss”
Book Title voltitle voltitle:”justice and the modern law”
Book Date date date:1883
Section Author creator creator:”Hancock, W. Neilson”
Section Title title title:”Laws Classified and Explained”
Document Description description description:”Chapter I” AND voltitle:”science of international law”
Full Text text text:”enforcing our Constitution”


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