6059. Montesquieu's collected works

Objektsbeskrivning
MONTESQUIEU, (CHARLES SECONDAT) DE. (3). Oeuvres. Nouvelle edition, revue, corrigée & considérablement augmentée par l'auteur. I-III. Amsterdam - Leipsick (chez Arkstée & Merkus) 1758.

4:o (249x190 mm.). 2 folding engraved maps (all).
Contemporary brown mottled full calf, somewhat worn, gilt edges of covers, slightly faded richly gilt spines in six compartments, marbled edges. 3 volumes.

This posthumous edition of the works of Montesquieu (1689 - 1755) includes the "Éloge de Monsieur le president de Montesquieu" and "Analyse de l'esprit des loix" by M. d'Alembert. This edition was prepared by Francois Richer with assistance from Montesquieu's son.
Provenance: The von Celsing family, Biby.
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