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Docno: ADMS-01-01-02-0004-0006-0001

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1759-06-29

June 29. 1759.

Have this moment finished Woods new Institute of the Imperial or civil Law.1 It is a great Help in the study of Van Muyden and Justinian. I understand Wood much better for having read Van Muyden, and shall now understand Van Muyden much better for having read Wood.
1. Thomas Wood, A New Institute of the Imperial or Civil Law, London, 1704, went through several editions.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2018.