Roman Laws Concerning Dowry Della Valle, Rolando. Quaestiones CXI Perutiles, Quotidianaeque, Super Statuto de Lucro Dotis, Ad Communem Omnium Utilitatem Editae, Et Copiosissimo Indice Instructae. Venice: Apud Franciscum Bindonum, 1562. [lxiv], 349,  pp. Octavo (5-3/4" x 4"). Recent paper-covered boards, gilt-stamped calf lettering piece to spine. Light soiling, some rubbing to extremities, corners bumped. Moderate toning to text, light foxing in a few places, small faint stains to a few leaves, light soiling to title page. $1,250. * Third edition. This humanistic treatise on the Roman marriage law concerning dowry by a noble and state official from Montferrat appears to have been a well-received book. First published in 1559, it went through four more editions, the last in 1567. All editions are scarce. OCLC locates 5 copies in North America, 2 in law libraries (Harvard, University of Minnesota), none of the third edition. Censimento Nazionale Delle Edizioni Italiane del XVI Secolo CNCE16597.
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