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    An Introduction to Roman Law (Clarendon Law Series) (Paperback) By (author) Barry Nicholas, By (author) Ernest Metzger

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    DescriptionThis book sketches the history of Roman Private Law from the Twelve Tables to modern times, and sets out the elements of the system. It does not attempt to summarize the whole law, but explains and evaluates its most characteristic and influential features. This edition contains additional material provided by Ernest Metzger, including an introductory foreward, a revised bibliography, and a glossary of Latin terms.

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    An Introduction to Roman Law
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Barry Nicholas, By (author) Ernest Metzger
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 136 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 380 g
    ISBN 13: 9780198760634
    ISBN 10: 0198760639

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.0
    Ingram Subject Code: LE
    Libri: I-LE
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17720
    LC classification: DG
    BISAC V2.8: POL009000
    Abridged Dewey: 937
    DC22: 340.5
    BIC subject category V2: LAFR
    DC21: 340.54
    BISAC V2.8: LAW060000
    Thema V1.0: LAFR
    Edition statement
    Revised ed.
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Clarendon Press
    Publication date
    19 February 1976
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Professor Ernest Metzger is Douglas Professor of Civil Law at the University of Glasgow
    Table of contents
    FOREWORD ; PREFACE ; HISTORY AND SOURCES OF THE LAW ; I. Introduction ; II. Sources of the Law ; III. The Work of Justinian ; IV. The Second Life of Roman Law ; V. Ius Naturale, Ius Gentium ; LAW OF PERSONS ; LAW OF PROPERTY ; LAW OF OBLIGATIONS ; I. Contracts ; II. Delict and Quasi-Delict ; III. Quasi-Contract ; SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY ; GLOSSARY ; INDEX