Book #69792
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud. Christian Ulrich Grupen.
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...
Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...

Tractatio De Uxore Romana Cum Ea Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre Apud...

The Legal Status of Wives in Roman Law Grupen, Christian Ulrich [1692-1767]. Tractatio De Uxore Romana: Cum Ea, Quae In Manum Convenit, Farre, Coemtione Et Usu, Tum Illa, Quae Uxor Tantummodo Habebatur. Hanover: Apud Nic. Foersterum et Fil., 1727. [xxx], 348, [20] pp. Lacking blank leaf following p. [xxx]. 5 engraved copperplates, 1 folding. Octavo (6-1/2" x 4-1/2"). Later vellum, faint, mostly erased hand-lettered title to spine, speckled edges, endpapers renewed. A few minor stains to boards, corners lightly bumped, pastedowns just beginning to detach from boards. Title page, with woodcut image of a Roman coin, printed in red and black. Some toning, light foxing in a few places, tiny early owner mark (shelf location number?) to front endleaf. A nice copy. $1,500. * Only edition. This treatise explores marriage and the legal status and matrimonial responsibilities of women under Roman law. Grupen was a notable legal scholar and historian who served as an advisor to the House of Hanover. He had a particular interest in Woman and issues relating to marriage. His publications include De Uxore Theoretica (1748) and Tractatio Iuridica de Virgine (1716). Das Verzeichnis Deutscher Drucke des 18. Jahrhunderts 10255516-004.

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