The Law Glossary: Being a Selection of the Greek, Latin, Saxon, French, Norman, and Italian Sentences, Phrases, and Maxims, Found in the Leading English and American Reports and Elementary Works: With Historical and Explanatory Notes : Alphabetically Arranged, and Translated Into English, for the Use of the Members of the Legal Profession, Law Students, Sheriffs, Justices of the Peace, Etc. Etc
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Page 141 - To whatever category they belonged, do ut des, do ut facias, facio ut des, facio ut facias, they were enforcible by a civil action called actio in factum praescriptis verbis.
Page 251 - Within a long recess there lies a bay : An island shades it from the rolling sea, And forms a port secure for ships to ride : Broke by the jutting land on either side, In double streams the briny waters glide...
Page 218 - ... habet aliquid ex iniquo omne magnum exemplum, quod contra singulos utilitate publica rependitur.
Page 82 - To what end ?" For what good purpose? CuiCOMQUE aliquis quid concedit, concedere videtur et id sine quo res ipsa esse non potest.
Page 141 - The wife does not bring a dower to the husband, but the husband to the wife. The parents and relatives are present, and pass judgment on the marriage-gifts,.
Page 140 - Hallstead, one head of which extends towards the west and the other towards the east : — to have and to hold to him and his heirs, of me and my heirs...
Page 440 - Do and ordain whatsoever thou wilt, thy will is law; as it is written, " Quicquid principi placuit legis habet vigorem, cum populus ei et in eum omne suum imperium et potestatem concesserit...
Page 123 - ... gentium statim illius esse incipiunt : quod enim ante nullius est, id naturali ratione occupanti conceditur. nee interest, feras bestias et volucres utrum in suo fundo quisque capiat, an in alieno : plane qui in alienum fundum ingreditur venandi aut aucupandi gratia, potest a domino, si is providerit, prohiberi ne ingrediatur.