Author:John Thomas Abdy

John Thomas Abdy
English county circuit judge and legal scholar, Regius Professor of Civil Law at Cambridge University (1854-1872)


  • Historical Sketch of Civil Procedure among the Romans (1857)
  • (ed.) Kent's Commentary on International Law, revised with notes and cases brought down to the present time (1866, 2nd ed., 1878)
  • (tr. with Bryan Walker) The Commentaries of Gaius 1870)
  • (tr. with Bryan Walker) The Institutes of Justinian (1876)
  • (tr. with Bryan Walker) The Commentaries of Gaius and Rules of Ulpian (1885)
  • Feudalism: its rise, progress, and consequences: lectures delivered at Gresham College (1890)

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