An Introduction to the Study of Justinian's Digest: Containing an Account of its Composition and of the Jurists Used or Referred to Therein, Together with a Full Commentary on One Title (De Usufructu)

An Introduction to the Study of Justinian's Digest: Containing an Account of its Composition and of the Jurists Used or Referred to Therein, Together with a Full Commentary on One Title (De Usufructu)

by Henry John Roby

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108018241
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 02/02/2011
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Classics Series
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 546
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Introductory remarks; 2. Justinian's legislation; 3. Division of the digest and order of the titles; 4. Order of extracts in the title; 5. Comparison of extracts with their originals; 6. Introductory to account of jurists; 7. Early jurists; 8. Jurists of Cicero's time; 9. Labeo and the two schools of jurists; 10. Jurists of first half of first century; 11. Jurists of second half of first century; 12. Jurists of first half of second century; 13. Jurists of second half of second century; 14. Papinian, Ulpian, Paul; 15. Latest jurists; 16. Of lawyers' Latin; 17. Authorities for text of Digest; 18. Of the mode of citing the Digest; 19. Books recommended; Appendices; Digest VII I De usufructu et quemadmodum quis utatus fruatur; Commentary on same; Index.

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