Martines, Lauro - Power and Imagination - City-States in Renaissance Italy.
US; Alfred A. Knopf; 1979; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj very good under mylar protection; op;
8vo - 368 pages, illus., hard to find. The Great Italian city-states:Venice, Florence, Milan, and the others - explores internal shifts of economic, social, and political power-by violence, by manipulation, by the gradual pressures of changing circumstances.