Edited by Dr Alice Taylor, The Laws of Medieval Scotland: Legal compilations from the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, brings together collections of Scotland’s ‘auld laws’ in an important new edition featuring both the original Latin texts and translations of them.
Dr Taylor also describes and comments on each of the twenty-one manuscripts of the ‘auld laws’ held in archives ranging from Scotland to Madrid in a comprehensive catalogue. Each codex’s basic material includes an introduction to the manuscript and its relevance to the edition, languages, date or approxiamate date, physical description, provenance, a bibliography referencing works related to the manuscript, contents, and notable points.
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The Laws of Medieval Scotland: Legal compilations from the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, edited and translated, with a catalogue, commentary, and introduction by Alice Taylor, Stair Society, 2019 (Stair Society, Volume 66).
Source : Stair Society