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Title The customs law of Asia / edited by M. Cottier [and others] ; and with papers by M. Corbier [and others]
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford Univ. Press, [2008]
©2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 370 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Oxford studies in ancient documents
Oxford studies in ancient documents.
Summary A new edition, with translation, introduction, commentary, and interpretative essays, of the Lex Portorii Asiae - the regulations drawn up over nearly two centuries for the customs dues of the rich province of Asia (western Turkey). - ;The Roman Empire was based on law, and it was vital for rulers and ruled that laws should be understood. They were often given permanent form in stone or bronze. This book transcribes, translates, and fully illustrates with photographs, the inscription (more than 155 lines, in its damaged state) that carries the regulations drawn up over nearly two centuries for
Notes Includes rev. papers originally presented at a colloquium organized under the auspices of the Oxford University Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents held at Christ Church, Oct. 1-2, 1999
Transcription of Lex portorii asiae in Greek with translations in English and Latin; commentary in English
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-327) and indexes
Notes Transcription of Lex portorii asiae in Greek with translations in English and Latin; commentary in English
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Subject Customs administration -- Law and legislation -- History Asia (Roman province)
Customs administration -- Law and legislation -- History -- Sources.
Tariff (Roman law) -- History -- Sources.
Tariff (Roman law) -- History.
Tariff -- Law and legislation -- History Asia (Roman province)
Tariff -- Law and legislation -- History -- Sources.
Form Electronic book
Author Corbier, Mireille.
Cottier, Michel.
ISBN 0191564281 (electronic bk.)
9780191564284 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Lex portorii asiae