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How Superior Powers Oght to be Obeyd by Christopher Goodman - Paperback - 1931 - from Books from Benert (SKU: 000038)

How Superior Powers Oght to be Obeyd

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How Superior Powers Oght to be Obeyd

by Christopher Goodman

  • Used
  • near fine
  • paperback
Near Fine/No Jacket
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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About This Item

New York: Columbia University Press, 1931 A facsimile reproduction of the 1558 original by the Facsimile Text Society, with Bibliographical Note by Charles McIlwain. Goodman's title is somewhat ironic. He argued for limited monarchy and the right of common people (not just "inferior magistrates") to resist tyrants. This copy has a faded light blue color with printed spine label. Slight shelf wear, tight and clean copy save for owner's name on front endpaper.. Original Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 10 x 15.


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Books from Benert US (US)
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How Superior Powers Oght to be Obeyd
Christopher Goodman
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Columbia University Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Bookseller catalogs
Government/History and Theory; Law/Government/Right of Resistance; History/England;
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 10 x 15

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Books from Benert

Books carry a 15 day return guarantee, with full refund including shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged. Books are sent withing two business days. They are carefully packaged and usually sent by USPS media mail unless buyer prefers, or the weight requires, another method or a higher shipping rate. Special shipping conditions must be arranged before sale is completed. Normal shipping charges for media mail are $3.90 for the first book and $2.00 for each additional book. For standard USPS shipping the charges will be about $12.50, and $5.00 for each additional book.

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Books from Benert

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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About Books from Benert

This is a sole proprietorship operating under the name of "Books from Benert." It is owned by Richard Benert, 340 Little Wolf Road, Bozeman, Montana, 59715. All the books are from my private collection in my home at the above address. Most of the books cover various aspects of European history, with special emphasis on medieval and early modern political and legal thought and institutions, including a few rare law books from the 16 the 17th centuries.


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spine label
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shelf wear
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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.