Laws of the Alamans and Bavarians. Ancient Germany, Theodore John Rivers, Ancient Law, Tr.

Laws of the Alamans and Bavarians

[Philadelphia]: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1977. First English language edition. Hardcover. 8vo. [6], viixi, [3], 3-208, [4] pp. Orange cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Translated, with an introduction by Theodore John Rivers. An English translation of the Latin texts, Lex Alamannorum and Lex Baiuvariorum. These legal texts provide a glimpse into early medieval German tribal life, as they settled into what was the Western Roman Empire, and as they migrated further southward in what is now Germany. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #000011025

A few pencil underlines in the introduction; jacket shows some rubbing and minor edge wear.

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