Text Editions

Dr. Eyffinger has produced critical editions of a variety of works in the domains of International Law, Political Science, and Letters by the Dutch humanist Hugo Grotius (1583-1648), reputedly one of the founders International Law.

Also see Forthcoming Publications

1984

De Republica Emendanda: A Juvenile Tract by Hugo Grotius on the Emendation of the Dutch Polity.

Grotiana N.S. Vol 5 , 1984

1988

The Poetry of Hugo Grotius; Juvenile Poetry (1602-1603)

 

(ISBN 90 232 2361 6)

1991

Denken over Oorlog en Vrede.

A selection in Dutch from Hugo Grotius’ major work on the Laws of War and Peace (De jure belli ac pacis, 1625). Co-edited with Mr. B.P. Vermeulen. (ISBN 90 263 0885 X)

1992

Hugo Grotius, Sophompaneas (1635)

A Neo-Latin Political Drama on Joseph, Vice-Roy of Egypt, with personal overtones. Text, English translation and Commentary. (ISBN 90 232 2682 8)

2009

Hugo Grotius, Mare Liberum, De Vrije Zee

Latin text and Dutch translation of Hugo Grotius’ epochal tract on the Freedom of the Seas (1609), with a substantial historical introductory note. (ISBN 978 90 70062 507)

2015

On Good Faith and Bad Faith

Latin Text, English translation, and Commentary on Chapter VI (De Fide et Perfidia) of Hugo Grotius’ Parallelon Rerumpublicarum (‘A Comparison of Commonwealths’), 1600-1602. Grotiana N.S. Vol. 36. (2015).