Guilds in the Middle Ages
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Published by Augustus M. Kelley in New York .
Written in English


  • Guilds -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Georges Renard.
SeriesReprints of Economic Classics
LC ClassificationsHD6456
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 139p., (1) ;
Number of Pages139
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22480168M
LC Control Number68055330

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