Dionysius Godefridus van der Keessel was professor of law at Leiden.
Two sets of contemporary copies, in Latin, of lectures on Hugo Grotius, Inleidinge tot de Hollandsche Rechtsgeleerdheid, by Dr van der Keessel.
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39416-35.Related Units of Description
See also Notes on Hugo Grotius, Inleidinge tot de Hollandsche Rechtsgeleerdheid (MSS. Dutch e. 26-8).Publication Note
The lectures were published in Afrikaans and Latin from another manuscript by P. van Warmelo, Voorlesinge oor die hedendaagse reg na aanleiding van de Groot se 'Inleiding tot de Hollandse rechtsgeleerdheyd' (Amsterdam, 1961-75).
Lectures and lecturing
Grotius | Hugo | 1583-1645 | Dutch jurist and scholar
van der Keessel | Dionysius Godefridus | fl. 1797 | professor of law at Leiden
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