William Barclay

(1546—1608) civil lawyer

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Scottish jurist and political philosopher in France and England. Barclay was educated at the University of Aberdeen, and left Scotland for France in 1573. He studied civil law in ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Philosophy.

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