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BENTHAM, Jeremy.

Letters to Count Toreno on the proposed Penal Code...

delivered in by the Legislation Committee of the Spanish Cortez, April 25th, 1821: written at the Count's request.

Availability: In stock

Published: London printed by R. and A. Taylor, and sold by Effingham Wilson, 1822

Stock Code: 127216

£1,750
OR On display in Exhibit

Notes

First edition of Bentham's critique of a draft penal code drawn up by a committee of the Spanish Cortes, which Toreno, the deputy, had sent to Bentham for his comments.

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Description

Octavo (223 x 137 mm), pp. 120. Recent calf-backed boards, spine lettered gilt.

Condition

Small cirular library stamp to title verso. Tear to lower margin of two leaves repaired, a few faint pencil marks to title page, contents a little browned, else a very good copy.

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