Item Details

Print View

Archaionomia: Sive de Priscis Anglorum Legibus Libri, Sermone Anglico, Vestustate Antiquissimo, Aliquot Ab Hinc Seculis Conscripti .

Gulielmo Lambardo interprete ... Accessere... Leges Henrici Primi nunc primùm editae, ex manuscripto in Fisco regis habito, unà cum glossario earum antiquo ex manuscripto codice olim S. Augustini Doroborniensis. [Paragraph] Regum qui has leges scripserunt nomenclationem, & quid præterea tum primùm ab illo, & nunc denuo à nobis accesserit, subseq...
Format
Book
Published
Cantabrigiæ : ex officina R. Daniel ; Londini : prostant apud C. Bee, 1644.
Language
Latin
English, Old (ca. 450-1100) (also in)
Uniform Title
Laws, etc
Related Title
De priscis Anglorum legibus libri.
Contents
  • Leges Inæ regis
  • Leges Aluredi regis
  • Fœdus Aluredi & Guthruni regum
  • Leges Edovardi regis
  • Fœdus Edovardi & Guthuni legum
  • Leges Æthelstani regis
  • Leges Edmundi regis
  • Leges Edgari regis-- Canones editi sub Edgaro rege
  • Leges Ethelredi regis
  • Senatus consultum de monticolis Walliæ
  • Leges Canuti regis
  • Canones Ælfrici ad Wulfinum episcopum
  • Leges Gulielmi regis
  • Leges boni regis Edovardi, quas Gulielmus Bastardus postea confirmavit
  • Leges Willielmi Conquestoris, et Henrici filli ejus
  • Glossarium.
Description
8 p. of leaves, 152 p., 1 leaf, 153-226 [i.e. 228], [8] p., 1 leaf including map ; 36 cm.
Notes
  • Includes indexes.
  • The laws from Ina to Canute, inclusive, and the "Canones Ælfrici" are in Anglo-Saxon and Latin, in parallel columns.
  • The "Leges Willielmi Conquestoris, et Henrici filli ejus (1 leaf, p. 153-216) are in Anglo-Norman and Latin, and have "Præfatio" signed: Roger Twysden.
  • Irregularities in paging: p. 157-158 repeated in numbering; p. 173 incorrectly numbered 171.
  • "Ad lectorum" signed: Abrahamus Whelocus ..
  • "This collection was originally made by Lawrance Nowell, who going abroad in 1657 [i.e. 1557?], left it to Lambarde to translate and publish"--Clarke, Bibliotheca legum.
Local Notes
LAW: 1828 Catalogue.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

Availability

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Law Special Collection Map Available
Law Special Collection Map Available
Law Special Collection Map Available