Thesaurus / justinian codes
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He wrote on law, medical jurisprudence and political economy, and translated Justinian and Broussais.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
By all the codes which I am acquainted with, I am a devilishly wicked specimen of the sex.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He'll push you all right, and as soon as you have swallowed the California codes you can practise in the courts by courtesy.
So early as the ninth century, Justinian prescribed the punishment of death for the offence of swearing by the limbs of God.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
A distinction must also be drawn between laws and codes; the former existed before the latter.
LANDHOLDING IN ENGLANDJOSEPH FISHER
On the basis of the accepted codes the jealous people are right, and the liberal-minded ones are playing with fire.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Justinian, it may be noted, had equipped this army with such a plethora of commanders that their defeat can hardly cause surprise.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
I lay claim to no constitutional equality with Justinian or Alfred.
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILLGILBERT K. CHESTERTON
Their strength was proportioned by Justinian to the danger of their situation.
These obstacles were removed by the inflexible constancy of Justinian.