Medieval Councils, Decretals and Collections of Canon Law: Selected Essays (Variorum Collected Studies CS 126 2nd Revised edition)

Medieval Councils, Decretals and Collections of Canon Law: Selected Essays (Variorum Collected Studies CS 126 2nd Revised edition)

By: Stephan Kuttner (author)Hardback

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First published in 1980, but then out of print for several years, this collection, together with The History of Ideas and Doctrines of Canon Law in the Middle Ages, presents a series of fundamental articles by the acknowledged master of medieval canon law studies. For this second edition they have been provided with extensive sections of new notes and references and the detailed indexes have been wholly revised and expanded. The volumes therefore now constitute essential works of reference for all those interested in the study of the medieval Church and its law. Ces deux collections, tout d'abord publiees en 1980, mais actuellement hors impression depuis plusieurs annees, presentent une serie de textes fondamentaux du maitre inconteste de l'etude du droit canon medieval. Pour cette seconde edition, elles ont ete enrichies de sections importantes de nouvelles notes et references et les index detailles ont ete entierement revises et approfondis. De ce fait, ces ouvrages constituent aujourd'hui des travaux essentiels de reference pour tous ceux interesses par l'etude de l'Eglise medievale et de son droit.

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Stephan Kuttner, formerly University of California -Berkeley, USA


Contents: Quelques observations sur l'autorite des collections canoniques dans le droit classique de l'Eglise; Some Roman manuscripts of canonical collections; The so-called Canons of Nimes (1096); Gerland of Besancon and the manuscripts of his 'Candela': a bibliographical note; The 'Extravagantes' of the Decretum in Biberach; The Decretal 'Presbiterum (JL 13912) - a letter of Leo IX; Collectio Francofortana; A collection of Decretal letters of Innocent III in Bamberg; A new eyewitness account of the Fourth Lateran Council; Johannes Teutonicus, das vierte Laterankonzil und die Compilatio quarta; Die Konstitutionen des ersten allgemeinen Konzils von Lyon; Conciliar law in the making: the Lyonese constitutions of Gregory X in a manuscript at Washington; The date of the constitution 'Saepe', the Vatican manuscripts and the Roman edition of the Clementines; Retractationes; New retractationes; Indexes.

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  • publication date: 26/03/1992
  • ISBN13: 9780860783367
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780860783367
  • weight: 750
  • ISBN10: 0860783367
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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