LOCKE, John.

Ragionamenti sopra la moneta, l'interesse del danaro, le finanze e il commercio.

Scritti e pubblicati in diverse occasioni dal Signor Giovanni Locke. Tradotta la proma volta dall'inglese con varie annotazioni.

Florence : Andrea Bonducci, 1751 Stock Code: 126250
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Rare first edition in Italian of Some Considerations of the Consequences of the Lowering of Interest and Raising the Value of Money (1692) and Further Considerations concerning Raising the Value of Money (1695). It is the only early translation of Locke's papers on money, based on the folio Works of 1740, and is furnished with extensive footnotes by the translators Giovanni Pagnini and Angelo Tavanti. It is issued here with a treatise by Pagnini, appended at the end of the second volume.

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Description

2 volumes bound in 1, quarto (245 x 179 mm). Modern half vellum and plain paper boards, new spine labels.

Illustrations

Titles printed in red and black, engraved vignette to first title, large folding table at end of volume.

Condition

Boards lightly marked, small ownership stamp to first title, and one or two minor stains; a crisp, clean copy.

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