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Corpus iuris civilis

Corpus iuris civilis
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  • Date Published: July 2014
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  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9781108071284
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  • The most famous legal work of the ancient world was compiled at the order of the emperor Justinian (c.482–565) by the imperial quaestor Tribonian, and issued in the period 529–34. It was intended to be a complete codification of all law, to be used as the only source of law in all the courts of the empire. The work was divided into three parts: the Codex Justinianus contained all of the extant imperial enactments from the time of Hadrian; the Digesta compiled the writings of great Roman jurists; and the Institutiones was intended as a textbook for law schools. However, Justinian later found himself obliged to create more laws, and these were published as the Novellae. This three-volume Latin edition of 1872–95, prepared by the great classical historian Theodor Mommsen (1817–1903) and his colleagues, is the culmination of centuries of palaeographical and legal studies.

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    11th May 2021 by Fmattn

    Es una obra única en su tipo, útil para conocer los orígenes del derecho codificado.

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    • Date Published: July 2014
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9781108071284
    • length: 2360 pages
    • dimensions: 255 x 180 x 125 mm
    • weight: 3.1kg
    • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from TBC
  • Table of Contents

    Volume 1: Index titulorum
    Institutiones
    Digesta. Volume 2: Index titulorum
    Codex Iustinianus
    Appendices. Volume 3: Praefatio
    Iustiniani novellae.

  • Editors

    Theodor Mommsen

    Paul Krueger

    Rudolf Schoell

    Wilhelm Kroll

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