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.
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