An Excellent Survey of Roman Law Chamier, Daniel. A Manual of Roman Law. Originally published: London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co./New York: Macmillan & Co., 1893. xii, 233 pp. Reprinted 2007 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584777472; ISBN-10: 1584777478. Hardcover. New. $22.95 * Intended for law students who are busy but desire more than an outline of the subject, Chamier's manual offers a clearly focused survey with detailed discussion of Roman elements that are relevant to present-day common law. "The author, in some two hundred pages, clear both as to style and type, has lucidly explained the salient features of the Law of Persons, the Law of Things, and the Law of Actions. We have carefully perused the little book, and...we can speak highly of the manner in which the author has treated his well-worn subject.": Law Magazine & Law Review 20, 5th. Series (1894-1895) 273.
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