[Révolution française]. 2 volumes

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[Révolution française]. 2 volumes
[French Revolution]. [Provence]. BOUCHE (Charles-François). Public law of the county-state of Provence, on the contribution to the impositions Second edition Aix, chez P.-J. Calmen, 1788. In-8, 432 p., [3] f., in a dummy collection, contemporary speckled tan basane, spine with 5 nerves, ornamented caissons, title-piece, red edges (snagged head-cap, dull corners).

The work bears the author's signature on the title page. It is preceded by several pieces : MIRABEAU (Honoré-Gabriel Riquetti de). Answer to the protests against the speech of the count of Mirabeau on the representation of the Provençal nation. 1798. 80 p. - Protest of the non-possessing nobles. Aix, 1789, 6 p. - Protestation [answer to the previous one], Aix, 1789, 8 p. (stains). - Then, six other pieces of the same content and extent. - MIRABEAU. Speech on the illegal representation of the Provençal nation 1789. 35 p. - MIRABEAU. To the Provençal nation. February 11, 1789. 56 p. - MANUEL a l'usage du Tiers-Etat de la Provence, et de beaucoup d'autres provinces, pour l'annee 1789. S.l., s.n., 1788. VI-32 pp.

This anonymous "Manuel" is rare, only 2 ex. are reported to the CCFr (Toulon and Grenoble).

Provenance : Rivet (old manuscript bookplate).

Attached : [MIRABEAU (Honoré-Gabriel Riquetti de)]. Recueil de contes. In London, s.n., 1780. 2 volumes in one vol. in-8, [2] f., 155 p., [2] f., 180 p., contemporary marbled calf, smooth spine decorated, black title, triple gilt fillet to the boards, marbled edges (defects including split upper jaw, uncovered headpieces, missing upper guard; without the frontispiece).

First collective edition.

That is to say 2 volumes.
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