Extracted from text ... 1 Critical Studies in Ancient Law, Comparative Law and Legal History: Essays in Honour of Alan Watson, edd John Cairns and Olivia Robinson (Oxford, 2001), p. 81. 2 Critical Studies, p. 81. 3 Legal History and a Common Law for Europe (Stockholm, 2001), pp. 21f, ""Three Texts for Jop"", Viva Vox Iuris Romani (Amsterdam, 2002), pp. 9ff. _ PERITIA CENSERI Alan Watson (University of Georgia) Margaret Hewett and I have long been friends, and I am a great admirer of her achievements. Translation, her forte, is very difficult and is usually a thankless task. I am delighted that Fundamina ..