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Liberty, authority, formality political ideas and culture, 1600-1900 : essays in honour of Colin Davis

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Published by Imprint Academic in Exeter, UK, Charlottesville, VA .
Written in English


  • Great Britain -- History -- 17th century,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 18th century,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by John Morrow and Jonathan Scott.
ContributionsDavis, J. C., Morrow, John, Ph. D., Scott, Jonathan, 1958-
LC ClassificationsDA300 .L53 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 281 p. ;
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22697016M
ISBN 101845401425, 1845401352
ISBN 109781845401429, 9781845401351
LC Control Number2008276908

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