Pufendorf, Samuel von. De Jure Naturae et Gentum Libri Octo. Introduction by Walter Simons. Oxford: Clarendon Press; London: Humphrey Milford, 1934. Reprinted by W.S. Hein, 1995. 66a, 1002 pp. Tan buckram with black spine lettering. Hardcover. New. $195. * Carnegie Classics of International series. Reproduction of 1688 Latin edition (first published 1672). Pufendorf's magnum opus, in which he presents a system of public, private, and international jurisprudence "based on the conception of natural law." Marke, A Catalogue of the Law Collection at New York University 578. In De Jure Naturae.... Pufendorf offers an exposition not so much of the rules of international law (indeed the section devoted to international law is small), but rather rules of the law of nature. Its influence was greater and more lasting upon writers on jurisprudence. Marvin, Legal Bibliography 593-4.
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