'An Ald Reht': Essays on Anglo-Saxon Law


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This volume brings together thirteen essays on aspects of the legal system of Anglo-Saxon England. They represent a programme of research carried out over the last twenty years, offering important insights into the operation of English law from its beginnings in the sixth century through to its preservation in manuscripts dating from the tenth to early twelfth centuries. Part I begins with an overview of the legal corpus, followed by a discussion of the relationship between secular and ecclesiastical law, and an ...

'An Ald Reht': Essays on Anglo-Saxon Law 2014, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne

ISBN-13: 9781443854801