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Comparative studies in continental and Anglo-American legal history.
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Introduction / Harry Dondorp, Eltjo Schrage, David Ibbetson Limitation and prescription in Justinian's Corpus Iuris Civilis / Harry Dondorp Lapse of time in medieval laws: procedure, prescription, presumptions, custom / Emanuele Conte Prescription and limitation in medieval canon law / Harry Dondorp Limitation and prescription in the early English common law (to c. 1307) / Paul Brand Prescriptive customs in English law 1300-1800 / Sir John Baker Lapse of time in equity 1560-1660 / Neil Jones Limitation and prescription in early-modern England / David Ibbetson Early modern Scholasticism on acquisitive and extinctive prescription / Jan Hallebeek Legal learning and the prescription of rights in Scotland / Andrew R.C. Simpson Contemporary use of Roman rules: prescription and limitation in the Usus Modernus Pandectarum / Martin Schermaier Length of time and related equitable bars 1660-1760 / Mike Macnair Praescriptione Omnia Iura Tolluntur: les prescriptions dans l'ancien droit français / David Deroussin Lord Tenterden's 1832 Prescription Act: why was it passed, and was it a failure? / Joshua Getzler Le droit français des prescriptions depuis 1804, ou l'impossible simplicité / David Deroussin Prescription and limitation in Germany and Austria from the late 18th century to the 2002 reform of the German law of limitation and obligations / Christian Hattenhauer Limitation in Switzerland: a comparative account / Pascal Pichonnaz English limitation reforms and controversies 1934-2016 / Mike Macnair.