This work includes a Greek text of the Procheiron Legum, Calabria, and also a paraphrase of Book II, chapter iv, of the Hexabiblos of Harmenopoulos and an English translation of the Farmers" law as given in the Ecloga ad Procheiron Mutata.
|Other titles||Procheiron legum|
|Statement||rendered into English by Edwin Hanson Freshfield.|
|Contributions||Leo III, the Isaurian, Emperor of the East, ca. 680-ca. 740., Harmenopoulus, Constantinus|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 120 p.|
|Number of Pages||120|
Paul du Plessis is a legal historian whose research interests include Roman law, medieval interpretations of Roman law, Roman-Dutch law, the historical development of the civilian tradition in mixed jurisdictions, the relationship between law and history as well as between law and society in a historical context. Roman-Dutch law is a hybrid of medieval Dutch law, mainly Germanic in origin, and Roman law as defined by the Corpus Juris Civilis and its later reception. It was developed in Holland during the sixteenth, seventeenth. A Provincial Manual of Later Roman Law: The Calabrian Procheiron on Servitudes & Bye-laws Incidental to the Tenure of Real Property. Cambridge: University Press. Cambridge: University Press. Heimbach, Gustav; Heimbach, Karl Wilhelm Ernst; Fabrot, Charles (). In the later imperial era, a great problem that confronted the administration of justice was the vast and diffuse nature of the legal materials that constituted the fabric of law. The Roman imperial government was always inefficient in collecting and harmonising the enactments of emperors, the opinions of the jurists and the other legal sources Author: George Mousourakis.
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