The History Of The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Volume 8

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byEdward Gibbon

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...of the globe. Medal of Justinian. Sec p. 363. CHAPTER XXIII. THE LEGISLATION OF JUSTINIAN. § 1. Tho Civil or Roman law. § 2. Laws of the kings of Rome. § 3. The Twelve Tables of the decemvirs. § 4. Leges: plcbiscita: senatus consulta: edicts. § 5. Constitutions and rescripts of the emperors. § 6. Forms of the Roman law. § 7. Succession of the civil lawyers. § 8. Their philosophy. § 9. Their authority: sects of lawyers. § 10. Reformation of the Roman law by Justinian: Tribonian. § 11. The Code and Digest, or Pandects. § 12. Praise and censure of the Code and Digest: loss of the ancient jurisprudence. § 13. Second edition of the Code. § 14. Tho Institutes: their divisions. § 15. i. Op Persons. Freemen and slaves. § 16. Fathers and children. § 17. Husbands and wives. § 18. Divorce. § 19. Incest, concubines, and bastards. § 20. Guardians and "Wards. § 21. u. Of Things. Right of property. § 22. Inheritance and succession. § 23. Introduction and liberty of testaments. § 24. Legacies. § 25. Codicils and trusts. § 26. in. Of Actions. Promises. § 27. Benefits. § 28. Injuries. § 29. iv. Of Crimes And Punishments. Severity of the Twelve Tables: abolition or oblivion of penal laws. § 30. Revival of capital punishmenta § 31. Judgments of the people: select judges: assessors § 32. Voluntary oxile and death. § 1. The vain titles of the victories of Justinian arc crumbled into dust, but the name of the legislator is inscribed on a fair and everlasting monument. Under his reign, and by his care, the civil jurisprudence was digested in the immortal works of the Code, the PanChap. XXIIL LAWS OP...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...of the globe. Medal of Justinian. Sec p. 363. CHAPTER XXIII. THE LEGISLATION OF JUSTINIAN. § 1. Tho Civil or Ro...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:298 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.62 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021734965X

ISBN - 13:9780217349659

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