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BOESNIER DE L'ORME, Paul.

Du rétablissement de l'impot dans son ordre naturel.

Yverdon: [s.n.], 1769 Stock Code: 126487
£6,500.00
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First edition, large paper copy, of this scarce publication on tax reform by the French economist Paul Boesnier de l'Orme (1724-1793). WorldCat locates just eight copies (three in France, two in the UK, two in Switzerland, and one in the US at Columbia) of this title in institutions worldwide, with Library Hub adding one more at Sheffield University, and no copies are recorded as having appeared at auction in the past 25 years.

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Description

Octavo (213 x 133 mm). Rebound to style by Claude Honnelaitre in 20th-century tan half levant morocco, spine lettered and elaborately tooled in gilt, raised bands, tan paste paper boards, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt.

Illustrations

Head- and tailpieces.

Condition

Binder's stamp to front free endpaper verso. Contents occasionally marked with a few uneven edges, else a bright, clean copy.

Bibliography

Goldsmiths' 10554; Higgs 4733; INED 551 bis; Kress 6630.

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