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France in the seventeenth century.

France in the seventeenth century.

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

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  • France -- History -- 17th century.

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    Number of Pages18
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    Open LibraryOL20073492M

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    In the areas of France they controlled, Huguenots at least matched the harshness of the persecutions of their Catholic opponents. Shown here are the two Bibles used in seventeenth-century New England and a seventeenth-century law code from Massachusetts that cites scripture. The Geneva Bible. The first book published in British North. In this first volume of a planned two-volume inquiry into the sources and nature of atheism, he shows that orthodox teachers and apologists in seventeenth-century France were obliged by the logic of their philosophical and pedagogical systems to create many models of .


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book the political motives of Louis XIV, they all accept, however, the cultural and artistic significance of the epoch over which he and his two 17th-century predecessors reigned. In their different ways—Henry IV’s interest lay in town planning, Louis XIII’s in the visual arts, and Louis XIV’s in the.

There was a shift in the percentages of books printed in various categories during the 17th century. Religious books had comprised around 50% of all books published in Paris at that time.

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Book Description. The dual themes of this volume are the characteristics of patronage relationships and their political uses in early modern France. The first essays provide an overview of the scholarly literature and suggest that the obligatory reciprocity of the patron-client exchange was a defining characteristic.

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New York, Capricorn Books [] (OCoLC) Online version: Boulenger, Jacques, Seventeenth century in France. New York, Capricorn Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Boulenger.