Commentary to the Germanic Laws and Mediaeval Documents

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Harvard University Press, 1915 - Bible - 224 pages
 

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Page xxxviii - The Codex Argenteus, containing fragments of the four Gospels, is supposed to be the work of Italians in their own country at the close of the fifth century, or the beginning of the sixth. The only MS. in exactly the same style of writing, is the celebrated Gallican Psalter* now in the Abbey of St. Germain des Près.
Page xxix - ... the exclusive and indefeasible property of the citizens respectively who made, or may rightfully be in possession of, them : Provided, that the citizens of the nation, possessing exclusive and- indefeasible right to their improvements, as expressed in this article, shall...
Page 29 - Rectum est, ut qui nobis fidem pollicentur inlesam, nostro tueantur auxilio. Et quia illi fidelis, Deo propitio, noster veniens ibi in palatio nostro una cum arma sua in manu nostra trustem et fidelitatem nobis visus est coniurasse: propterea per presentem preceptum decernemus ac iobemus, ut deinceps memoratus ille inter numero antruscionorum conputetur.
Page xxx - The electors and members of the National Council shall in all cases, except those of treason, felony, or breach of the peace, be privileged from arrest during their attendance at elections, and at the National Council, in going to and returning.
Page lix - Amen, amen dico tibi, nisi quis renatus" fuerit ex aqua, et Spiritu sancto, non potest introire in regnum Dei.
Page xl - Il n'ya point , à proprement parler, de peintures ; mais l'emploi qu'on ya fait de l'or et de l'argent sur des fonds pourprés, l'élégance des inscriptions en grandes lettres enclavées , la pureté et la variété des encadrements de plusieurs pages et des médaillons réservés aux souscriptions finales, suffisent pour constituer une...
Page 64 - IX, 2,8 ...adeo presenti sanctione decernimus, ut a die legis huius prenotato vel tempore, si quelibet inimicorum adversitas contra partem nostram commota extiterit, seu sit episcopus sive etiam in quocumque, ecclesiastico ordine constitutus, seu sit dux aut comes, thiufadus aut vicarius, gardingus vel quelibet persona, qui aut ex ipso sit commissu, ubi adversitas ipsa occurrerit, aut ex altero, qui in vicinitate adiungitur, vel quicumque in easdem provincias vel territoria superveniens infra centum...
Page 64 - ... thiufado vel vicario aut a quolibet fuerit admonitus. vel quocumque modo ad suam cognitionem pervenerit. et ad defensionem gentis vel patrie nostre prestus cum omni virtute sua. qua valuerit. non fuerit...
Page xxxix - It is of the sixth century and is said to have belonged to St. Germain, Bishop of Paris, who died May 28, 576. The vellum is stained of a purple-violet colour, and the writing is in silver letters, and a few particular words in gold. This description would serve for the Codex Argenteus, the vellum of which, however, is purple, exactly as in our facsimile, of a reddish rather than a violet tint.
Page 77 - Propterea has liueras fieri precipimus atque demandamus ut neque vos neque juniores vestri memoratos Ispanos nostros, qui ad nostram fiduciam de Ispania venientes per nostram datam licentiam erema loca sibi ad laboricandum propriserant et laboratas habere videntur, nullum censum superponere presumatis neque ad proprium facere permittatis quoadusque illifideles nobis aut filiis nostris fuerunt, quod per triginta annos abuerunt per aprisionem, quieti possideant et illi et postentas eorum et vos conservare...

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