Dr Janina Ramirez with the Secretum Secretorum Illuminated Medieval Manuscript

Dr Janina Ramirez decodes the Secretum Secretorum (A Mirror for Princes), which contains all the information a Prince would need to know to be a good ruler.

Presented to the young Edward III it covers topics from History to Astrology to the Political Arts and offers instructions and examples to its Royal reader on how best to govern.

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