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The digest of Justinian

Author: Alan Watson
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Rev. English language edView all editions and formats
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The most famous and influential collection of legal materials in world history, now available in a four-volume English-language paperback edition.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Digest of Justinian.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1998
(DLC) 97042802
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Watson
ISBN: 9780812205541 0812205545
OCLC Number: 794702147
Notes: OldControl:muse9780812205541.
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes)
Contents: Cover; Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Table of Contents; Book Fourty-One ; 1. Acquisition of Ownership of Things ; 2. Acquisition and Loss of Possession ; 3. Usucapions and Usurpations ; 4. Usucapion as Purchaser ; 5. Usucapion as Heir or as Possessor ; 6. Usucapion on the Ground of Gift ; 7. Usucapion on the Ground of Abandonment ; 8. Usucapion on the Ground of Legacy ; 9. Usucapion on the Ground of Dowry ; 10. Usucapion for Oneself ; Book Forty-Two ; 1. Judgment and the Effect of Judicial Decisions and Interlocutory Proceedings ; 2. Those Who Admit Their Liability. 3. Surrender to Bankruptcy 4. The Grounds on Which Missio in Possessionem Is Granted ; 5. Things To Be Seized and Sold by a Judge's Authority ; 6. Separations ; 7. The Appointment of a Curator for an Estate ; 8. Restoration of What Is Done in Fraud of Creditors ; Book Forty-Three ; 1. Interdicts or Actions Extra Ordinem in Place of Interdicts ; 2. Interdicts for Bonorum Possessio ; 3. Interdicts for Recovery of Legacies ; 4. To Forbid the Use of Force against Someone Sent To Take Possession ; 5. The Production of Documents ; 6. To Prevent Anything from Being Done in a Sacred Place. 7. Public Places and Ways 8. To Prevent Anything from Being Done in Public Places or Ways ; 9. Enjoyment of a Public Place ; 10. A Public Street and If Anything Is Said To Have Been Done in It ; 11. Repairing a Public Road and Way ; 12. Rivers: To Prevent Anything from Being Done in a Public River, or on Its Bank, To Hamper Navigation ; 13. That Nothing Should Be Done in a Public River Which Might Cause the Water To Flow Otherwise Than It Did Last Summer ; 14. To Allow Navigation in a Public River ; 15 Building-Up a Bank ; 16. Force and Armed Force ; 17. The Possession of Land. 18. Superficies 19. Private Right of Way in Person and with Cattle ; 20. Daily and Summer Water ; 21. Watercourses ; 22. Springs ; 23. Drains ; 24. Against Force or Stealth ; 25. Withdrawal of Notice ; 26. Precarium ; 27. Felling Trees ; 28 Gathering Acorns ; 29. Production of a Freeman ; 30. Production of Children and Their Abduction ; 31. Possession ; 32. Moving ; 33 The Salvian Interdict ; Bok Forty-Four ; 1. Defenses, Pruescriptiones, Prejudgments ; 2. The Defense of Res Judicata ; 3. The Various Periods of Pruescriptiows and the Accession of Possession. 4. The Defense of Fraud and That of Duress 5. In Which Cases an Action Is Not Given ; 6. Property Subject to Litigation ; 7. Obligations and Actions ; Book Forty-Five ; 1. Verbal Contracts ; 2. A Plurality of Parties ; 3. The Stipulation of Slaves ; Book Forty-Six ; 1. Sureties and Mandators ; 2. Novations and Delegations ; 3. Performances and Releases ; 4. Formal Releases ; 5. Praetorian Stipulations ; 6 That the Property of Pupillus or a Youth Be Intact ; 7. That a Judgment Be Performed ; 8 Confirmation and Ratification ; Book Forty-Seven ; 1. Private Delicts ; 2. Thefts.
Responsibility: translation edited by Alan Watson.

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