Women in the Medieval Islamic World Power, Patronage, and Piety. Gavin R. G. Hambly.

Women in the Medieval Islamic World Power, Patronage, and Piety

Hardcover, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. Very Good. Pictorial boards. The New Middle Ages, Volume 6. From the Preface, "The essays which follow provide material for a rather different set of assumptions: women exercising substantive political influence, dispensing considerable material resources for the construction of public buildings, and supporting through direct patronage mystics, saints, and men of letters." Ships same or next business day. Spine is skewed and loose. Moderate edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends and top right corner of front board. Light foxing and tanning to edges of pages. Text is clean. No dust jacket. ; The New Middle Ages; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 566 pages. [Item #79660]

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