The Iudicium quinquevirale, by Charles Henry Coster.

Author
Coster, Charles Henry, 1897-1977 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, Mass., The Mediaeval Academy of America, 1935.
Description
vii, 87 pages 26 cm.

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Medium/​Support
8vo. rdabf
Notes
The Iudicium quinquevirale was a judiciary committee of the Roman Senate, formed to deal only with cases in which magnates were accused of very serious crimes.
Bibliographic references
"Notes": p. 65-82.
Contents
Composition and function of the Iudicium quinquevirale.--The struggle between Valentinian and the Senate.--The reaction under Gratian and the creation of the Iudicium quinquevirale.--Questions concerning the jurisdiction of the Iudicium quinquevirale.--The trial of Arvandus.--The trial of Basilius and Praetextatus.--The trial of Boethius.--Conclusion.
Other title(s)
Codex Theodosianus.
LCCN
36009782
OCLC
1348329
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