Notes and Commentaries on Chinese Criminal Law, and Cognate Topics: With Special Relation to Ruling Cases. Together with a Brief Excursus on the Law of Property, Chiefly Founded on the Writings of the Late Sir Chaloner Alabaster ...
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Page 4 - This preventive justice consists in obliging those persons whom there is a probable ground to suspect of future misbehaviour, to stipulate with and to give full assurance to the public, that such offence as is apprehended shall not happen; by finding pledges or securities for keeping the peace, or for their good behaviour.
Page 694 - THE PRINCIPLES OF HEBREW GRAMMAR. By JPN Land, Professor of Logic and Metaphysics in the University of Leyden. Translated from the Dutch, by Reginald Lane Poole, Balliol College, Oxford. Part I. Sounds. Part II. Words. With Large Additions by the Author, and a new Preface. Crown 8vo, pp. xx. and 220, cloth. 1876. 7s. 6d. LANE.— THE KORAN. See Triibner's Oriental Series.
Page 693 - Formula, edited with Transliterations. Translations, and full Vocabulary from Tablets of the Kuyunjik Collection preserved in the British Museum. By LEONARD W. KING, MA, Assistant in the Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities, British Museum. Roy.
Page 695 - KING, MA This volume will contain a number of transliterations and translations of the texts of the 100 letters and despatches which are printed in volume 2 ; to these will be added indexes of proper names etc. and a List of Characters. An attempt will be made to give a description of the circumstances under which these letters were written, and short notes on points of grammar, history, etc. will be added. — In the Press. Vol. V. The History of Rabban Hormizd by Mar Simon, the disciple of Mar...
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Page 693 - Mr. KING'S book, will, we believe be of great use to all students of Mesopotamian religions, and it marks an era in Assyriological studies in England. ... A word of special praise is due to Mr. KING for the excellence of his autograph plates of text.
Page 695 - Yozadhak; the Syriac text edited, with an English translation by EA WALLIS BUDGE, Litt. D., D. Lit., etc. The text describes the life of this famous Nestorian anchorite, the building of his monastery, and the struggle which went on in the Vllth century between the rival sects of Jacobites and Nestorians in Mesopotamia. This prose version of the life of Rabban Hormizd is, probably, the source from which...