The Roman theocracy and the republic, 1846-1849

Paperback | February 4, 2012

byRobert Matteson Johnston

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901. Excerpt: ... APPENDIX A BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE PONTIFICAL STATES, 1846-49 It cannot be hoped that the bibliography that follows is either free from error or absolutely complete. The list of authorities that shall fulfil those conditions has yet to be compiled. For the shortcomings that bibliographers will no doubt discover in the present one a lack of facilities and of opportunity may serve as a partial excuse. The classifications adopted are as follows:--(I) Works that may be conveniently described as falling in the category of firsthand evidence, whether owing to their reproducing official documents in full, or to their authors having been directly concerned in the events they narrate; (II) Roman newspapers of the period; (III) books not entitled to figure in the firstnamed class. It is highly probable that a few works that should by rights appear in Class I have been placed in Class III, but strictness has been an obvious rule to follow, and all doubtful cases have been relegated to the less important class. Many of the works given are short pamphlets, the contents of which are often as well explained by their crowded titlepages as they would be by critical notes. This bibliography is not that of books consulted, but precisely as stated in the heading. A number of those included have been unfortunately inaccessible, while some would be difficult to procure or consult under the most favourable circumstances. On the other hand a number of books have been consulted and referred to that will not appear in the bibliography for the reason that they do not, strictly speaking, deal with Roman history, or do not concern the period chosen. As examples, Della Rocca, Greville, and Madame de Staèl may be cited: their works, as well as those of a numb...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901. Excerpt: ... APPENDIX A BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE PONTIFICAL STATES, 1846-49 It cannot be hoped that the bibliography t...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:116 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.24 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217369170

ISBN - 13:9780217369176

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