Concerning the relief of the poor; or, Concerning human need a letter addressed to the Senate of Bruges by Juan Luis Vives

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Statementby Juan-Luis Vivès, January 6, 1526; tr. by Margaret M. Sherwood from the original Latin, as found in volume IV, pp. 420-494, of the complete works of Vivès, ed. by Gregory Majan, and printed at Valencia in the year 1783 ...
GenreEarly works to 1800.
SeriesStudies in social work,, no. 11
ContributionsSherwood, Margaret M., tr.
LC ClassificationsHV13 .S8 no. 11
The Physical Object
Pagination47, [1] p.
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL6597164M
LC Control Number17011686

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