From the earliest period of our history this authority has been exercised. The Year-books record instances of such commitments.
Year-books, books written of the law of England, and judgments in Parliament, are three of the authorities, and they are thesauri aperti . Judicial records and precedents are the fourth, and they are thesauri absconditi .
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