Claro on Roman Criminal Law and Procedure Claro, Giulio [1525-1575]. Sententiarum Receptar[um] Liber Quintus; In Quo Diversorum Criminum Materia XX. ?? Diligenter Explicatur. Item Practica Criminalis, Totius Criminalis Iudicii Ordinem & Delictorum Poenas Complectens, Ab Eodem Authore Prostremo Supradicti Libri ? Addita. Una cum Singularum Quaestionum Summariis, & Indice Rerum Memorabilium Locupletissimo. Venice: Apud Ionnem Gryphium, 1568.  ff. Folio (11-1/4" x 7-1/4"). Recent quarter vellum over marbled boards, gilt title to spine, endleaves added. Light rubbing to extremities, light soiling and faint spotting to spine. Moderate toning and faint dampstaining to text, brief early annotations to a few leaves. $1,500. * First edition. Claro was a Milanese jurist. This (bibliographically distinct) study of Roman criminal law and procedure, and the criminal law of Milan, was Book Five of an unfinished multi-volume work titled Sententiae Receptae. Six other editions were published in the sixteenth century and it was included in several collected-works editions, which began to appear during the seventeenth century. All editions of this work are scarce. OCLC locates 3 copies of the first edition in North America (Harvard Law School, UC-Berkeley Law School, University of Pennsylvania). Censimento Nazionale delle Edizioni Italiane del XVI Secolo CNCE 12643.
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