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Patriarcha and Other Writings

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ISBN-10: 0521399033

ISBN-13: 9780521399036

Edition: 1991

Authors: Robert Filmer, Johann P. Sommerville, Raymond Geuss, Quentin Skinner

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Description:

The political works of Sir Robert Filmer are here edited from the original manuscript and printed sources, with an introduction which locates Filmer's ideas in their historical and ideological contexts.
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Book details

List price: $46.99
Copyright year: 1991
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 2/21/1991
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 380
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.254
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
Principal events in Filmer's life
Bibliographical note
The authorship and dating of some works attributed to Filmer
A note on the text
Patriarcha
The free-holders grand inquest
The anarchy of a limited or mixed monarchy
The necessity of the absolute power of all kings
Observations concerning the originall of government, upon
Observations upon Aristotles politiques touching forms of government, together with directions for obedience to governours in dangerous and doubtfull times
Abbreviations and sources
Select biographical notes
Textual notes
Index