AS NEW. 8vo. 340pp. Maroon boards in an illustrated jacket. In impeccable condition both externally and internally throughout; no faults to mention. Miller provides a perceptive and original study of the evolution of orphanages in the Byzantine Empire. As thorough a book as you are likely to find on the subject.
MILLER, Timothy S., The Orphans of Byzantium: Child Welfare in the Christian Empire, The Catholic University of America Press, 2003
Machiavelli, Niccolo`; Dacres, Edward, Machiavel’s discourses upon the first decade of T. Livius, translated out of the Italian. To which is added his Prince: with some marginal animadversions noting and taxing his errors, Printed for Charles Harper at the Flower-de-luce over against St. Dunstans Church, and John Amery at the Peacock over against Fetter-lane, both in Fleet-street, 1674
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