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Roman law in translation: Translations: XII Tables and Jurists

Laws: Twelve Tables and other collections

Goodwin, F The XII tables (Latin text translated with commentary).  1886 Roman 590 G656 
Hardy, E G Six Roman laws (translated with introduction and notes).  1911 Roman 510 H268a 
Hardy, E G Three Spanish charters and other documents (translated with introduction and notes).  1912 Roman 510 H268b 
Hardy, E G

Roman laws and charters (translated with introduction and notes; consists of Hardy’s two works listed above, in one volume).  1912

Roman 510 H268c 

Johnson, A C et al.

Ancient Roman statutes : (translated with introduction, commentary, glossary and index).  1961 Roman 510 J66

Mears, T L

 

The Institutes of Gaius and Justinian, the Twelve Tables and the CXVIIIth and CXXVIIth Novels (Latin and Greek texts with translation, introduction and notes). 

1882
Roman 540 M483
Scott, S P The civil law, v.1 (includes a translation of the Twelve tables).  1932 Roman 510 S429 (17 v. in 7)
Sherman, C P Epitome of Roman law in a single book (a collection of almost 700 selected texts arranged by subject; Latin text with parallel translation).  1937 Roman 500 S553b

Jurists: Ulpian

Ulpian:  Rules
Abdy, J T &  Walker, B

The commentaries of Gaius and rules of Ulpian (translated with notes)

3rd ed. 1885
Roman 540 A137b3 
Muirhead, J The Institutes of Gaius and Rules of Ulpian  (Institutes from Studemund's apograph of the Verona codex; with translation and notes).  1880 Roman 540 M953
Scott, S P The civil law, v. 1 (includes a translation of the Ulpian’s Rules).  1932 Roman 510 S429 (17 v. in 7)

Jurists: Gaius

Gaius:  Institutes
Abdy, J T & Walker, B The commentaries of Gaius and rules of Ulpian (translated with notes). 3rd ed. 1885 Roman 540 A137b3
Gordon, W M  & Robinson, O F The Institutes of Gaius (translated in parallel with the Latin text of Seckel and Kuebler, with introduction).  1988 Roman 540 G665a
Mears, T L The Institutes of Gaius and Justinian, the Twelve Tables and the CXVIIIth and CXXVIIth Novels (Latin and Greek texts with translation, introduction and notes).  1882 Roman 540 M483
 Muirhead, J  The Institutes of Gaius and Rules of Ulpian  (Institutes from Studemund's apograph of the Verona codex; with translation and notes).  1880  Roman 540 M953
Poste, E, Whittuck, E A  & Greenidge, A H J

Gai Institutiones, or, Institutes of Roman law, by Gaius (Latin text with translation, commentary and historical introduction).

4th rev. ed. 1904
Roman 540 P857a4
Scott, S P The civil law, v. 1(includes a translation of the Institutes of Gaius).  1932 Roman 510 S429 (17 v. in 7)
Tomkins, F  & Lemon, W G The commentaries of Gaius on the Roman law (translated and annotated).  1869 Roman 540 T658
Trapnell, J G

The Institutes of Gaius (extracts).  The Digest. Title XLV.1. De Verborum obligationibus (translated with notes).  1908

Roman 541 T773
Zulueta, F de The Institutes of Gaius (Latin text with critical notes, translation and commentary).  1946 - 1953

Roman 540 Z94a

(2 v.)
Zulueta, F de

Supplements to the Institutes of Gaius (Latin text of fragments discovered in 1933, with translation and commentary).

1935
Roman 540 Z94b

Jurists: Paulus

Paulus:  Opinions
Scott, S P

The civil law, v. 1 (includes a translation of  the Opinions of Paulus).

1932
Roman 510 S429 (17 v. in 7)