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canon law
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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the body of codified laws governing the affairs of a Christian church
  • He rendered clear and familiar to himself that vast and tumultuous period of civil law and canon law in conflict and at strife with each other, in the chaos of the Middle Ages,—a period which Bishop Theodore opens in 618, and which Pope Gregory closes in 1227.
    1.4.2 — Vol 1 Bk 4 Chpt 2 — Claude Frollo (31% in)
  • The first pupil whom the Abbé de Saint Pierre de Val, at the moment of beginning his reading on canon law, always perceived, glued to a pillar of the school Saint-Vendregesile, opposite his rostrum, was Claude Frollo, armed with his horn ink-bottle, biting his pen, scribbling on his threadbare knee, and, in winter, blowing on his fingers.
    1.4.2 — Vol 1 Bk 4 Chpt 2 — Claude Frollo (19% in)

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