Note 009
From Chapter 63 of the Decline & Fall

See Nicephorus Gregoras, l. viii. c. 6. The younger Andronicus complained, that in four years and four months a sum of 350,000 byzants of gold was due to him for the expenses of his household (Cantacuzen l. i. c. 48). Yet he would have remitted the debt, if he might have been allowed to squeeze the farmers of the revenue

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