Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Assemblies and Representation in Languedoc in the Thirteenth Century

Princeton, NJ. Princeton University Press, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. VIII, [4], 367, [1]pp. Original decorative wrappers over blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Decorative title page. In this captivating study, Bisson demonstrates that medieval assemblies have a significant history well before the great age of parliaments and Estates. He deals with feudal assemblies, counsel, and consent, and shows how the older procedures were transformed by the increasingly bureaucratic Capetian governments after the royal conquest of Languedoc in the thirteenth century. Wrappers, binding and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #31057

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