Oxford University Press, Canadian Branch, 1904-1954.

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Toye grew up in Toronto, Ontario. He graduated from the University of Toronto in where he majored in journalism. He obtained a job with the Canadian branch of Oxford University Press which at the time was nothing more than a desk in a warehouse.

He worked at the job for the next 43 years and in became the Editorial Director. Ellinger's Modern Banking Law sets banking law against the background of general legal doctrines and banking regulation, discussing its operation in the context of its wider economic function.

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