Book of the Eparch

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Tenth-century regulations governing certain guilds in Constantinople. Administered by the city prefect (eparch), they protected guild members from competition, regulated the quality and quantity of production, supervised prices and salaries, and controlled the activities of foreign traders.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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