Henry James Sumner Maine Quote: “Our authorities leave us no doubt…”

Our authorities leave us no doubt that the trust lodged with the oligarchy was sometimes abused, but it certainly ought not to be regarded as a mere usurpation or engine of tyranny.

Henry James Sumner Maine


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Name: Henry James Sumner Maine
Profession: Historian
Nationality: English
Birthday: August 15, 1822
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