Recueil de plusieurs morceaux economiques,
principalement sur la concurrence des etrangers dans le transport de nos grains.Amsterdam, et se trouve à Paris, Desaint, 1768 Stock Code: 120775
NotesFirst edition of three of the Physiocrat and lawyer's essays on the freedom of the grain trade and the French economy, written while he was Royal Councillor at the Orléans Presidial Court. The articles are "De l'utilité des discussions économiques", "Lettre a Monsieur B... Une Nation agricole a-t-elle d'autres intérêts dans le Commerce de ses denrées, que celui de sa culture?", and "Discussion sur l'argent et sur le commerce", the latter a response to a letter printed in the Journal d'Agriculture, July 1766.
Duodecimo (164 x 99 mm). Recent marbled paper boards, red morocco label to spine, new endpapers.
Engraved head- and tailpieces.
Professional repair to gutter of title leaf, occasional dampstain and spotting, a very good copy.
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