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canon law
used in The Magic Mountain

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the body of codified laws governing the affairs of a Christian church
  • And what about the humane, unbiased character of canon law?
    7.4 - Mynheer Peeperkorn (Continued) (37% in)
  • But canon law demanded only orthodoxy and membership in the ecclesiastical community and, casting aside all national and social considerations, allowed slaves and prisoners of war the right to bequeath and inherit property.
    7.4 - Mynheer Peeperkorn (Continued) (37% in)

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