Right of Pasture in the Holy Roman Empire Barth, Gottfried [1650-1728]. Hahn, Heinrich [1605-1668]. Struve, Georg Adam [1619-1692]. Stryk, Samuel [1640-1710]. De Jure Pascendi et in Primis de Jure Ovium, Materiisque Affinibus, German. Von Hut- und Weide-Schafen, Schafereyen, Und Andern Hiebey Gehorigen Materien. Tractat. Selectiss. Annexis Consiliis, Resolutionibus et Decisionibus Nonnullorum Inter eos Celeberrimorum Recentioris Aevi Jure Consultorum, e.g. Berlichii, Carpzovii, Rittershusii, Brunnemanni, Mevii, Lynckeri, Harprechti, Bergeri, Homburgi, Koeppii, In Quibus Praecipui Rarioresque Circa Hasce Materias in Praxi Obvenientes Casus Solide Explanantur, Et Deciduntur. Celle: Impensis Hieron. Fried. Hoffmanni, Bibliopolae, 1714. [ii], 337,  pp. Quarto (7-3/4" x 6"). Contemporary sheep, raised bands with black-stamped title and ornaments to spine, fragment of later paper shelf label to foot, speckled edges. Moderate rubbing, some shallow scuffing to boards, corners bumped and somewhat worn, some worming to foot of spine and parts of text block with very minor loss to text in a few places, two early owner inscriptions and a shelf location number to front pastedown. 8-1/4" x 6" title page, bottom edge folded, printed in red and black. Light browning and foxing to text, faint dampspotting in places, light soiling to title page. $1,250. * First edition. This book concerns laws relating to pastures. Its main part is a series of four essays: "Dissertatio Juridica de Jure Pascendi" by Barth, "Dissertatio Inauguralis de Iure Pascendi" by Hahn, "De Jure Pascendi" by Struve and "Dissertatio de Jure Cratium" by Stryk. These essays are followed by a collection of related consilia by Matthias Berlich, Benedict Carpzov, Jakob Brunnemann and other distinguished German jurists. A second edition was issued in 1741. Both editions are scarce. OCLC locates 2 copies of the first edition in North America (Harvard Law School, UC-Berkeley Law School), none of the second. Das Verzeichnis Deutscher Drucke des 18. Jahrhunderts 14741415-009.
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