Vocabulaire des termes de commerce,
banque, manufactures, navigation marchande, finance mercantile et statistique.
First edition, scarce: Copac lists only three copies in British institutional libraries (British Library, Manchester and National Library of Scotland). Jacques Peuchet (1758-1830), was a French jurist and economist, whose important works on population were drawn upon by Malthus.
Quarto (260 196 mm). Contemporary marbled calf, gilt roll-tool border on sides, decorative gilt spine, red morocco label, red speckled edges, marbled endpapers. A little wear to spine, worming at head of front joint, some occasional foxing.
Bibliography: Einaudi 4422; Kress S.5694; not in Goldsmiths'.Don't understand our descriptions? Try reading our Glossary