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art and science of government among the Scots

George Buchanan

art and science of government among the Scots

being George Buchanan"s "De jure regni apud Scotos"

by George Buchanan

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Published by W. Maclellan in (Glasgow?) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kings and rulers -- Duties.,
  • Scotland -- Kings and rulers.,
  • Scotland -- Constitutional law.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDe jure regni apud Scotos.
    StatementTranslation and commentary by Duncan H. MacNeill.
    ContributionsMacNeill, Duncan Harald.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 130 p. :
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20522121M

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