Canon law in medieval England
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Canon law in medieval England a study of William Lyndwood"s Provinciale with particular reference to testamentary law by Brian Edwin Ferme

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Published by LAS in Roma .
Written in English



  • England


  • Lyndwood, William, 1375?-1446.,
  • Constitutiones provinciales ecclesiae Anglicanae.,
  • Wills -- England -- History.,
  • Wills (Canon law) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-164).

StatementBrian Edwin Ferme.
SeriesStudia et textus historiae iuris canonici ;, 8, Studia et textus historiae juris canonici ;, 8.
LC ClassificationsKD1509 .F47 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 164 p. ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL436256M
ISBN 108821303292
LC Control Number98145554

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