HISTORY OF PRIVATE LIFE
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A History of Private Life, Volume II: Revelations of the Medieval World

Edited by Georges Duby

Translated by Arthur Goldhammer

Series edited by Phillippe Ariès

Georges Duby

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$59.50 • £47.95 • €53.50

ISBN 9780674400016

Publication Date: 03/15/1993

Short

688 pages

16 color illustrations, 427 halftones, 20 line illustrations

Belknap Press

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