Correspondance sur une question politique d'agriculture.Amsterdam & Paris: Fournier, 1763 Stock Code: 127720
First edition of this printed correspondence between Épremesnil and Dupuy d'Emportes of the Academy of Florence, concerning agricultural issues. Épremesnil (1745-1794) later had an important role in pushing for the summoning of the Estates General, before defending the monarchy in the French Revolution, and subsequently being guillotined. The book is scarce, with WorldCat listing seven copies in institutional holdings.
Octavo (163 x 101 mm). Recent marbled boards, tan morocco label.
Half-title and terminal contents leaf a little chipped at extremities, repaired tear to p. 101. A very good copy, contents clean and wide-margined.
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