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Dante"s conception of justice. by Allan H. Gilbert

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Dante Alighieri, -- 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Dante Alighieri, -- 1265-1321 -- Religion.,
  • Thomas, -- Aquinas, Saint, -- 1225?-1274.,
  • Justice.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 244 p.
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15055944M

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