By Howell A. Lloyd
own time and feature persevered to take action down the centuries. Hugh Trevor-Roper defined him as 'the Aristotle, the Montesquieu of the 16th century, the prophet of comparative background, of political thought, of the philosophy of legislation, of the quantitative conception of cash, and of loads else'.
Much has been written on Bodin and his principles, yet during this new highbrow biography, Howell A. Lloyd offers the 1st rounded remedy of the philosopher and his instances, his writings (major and minor), and his rules of their modern context, in addition to in that of broader highbrow traditions.
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