Savigny

Excerpts from the writings of Friedrich Carl von Savigny

Savigny on Principles of Law

Savigny on Principles of Law

From System of the Modern Roman Law, translated by William Holloway, revised and corrected by Ruben Alvarado CHAPTER I. OBJECT OF THIS WORK. § I. MODERN ROMAN LAW. The part of the science of law, of which the exposition is undertaken in ...