Lot 10233
December Auction Online including Books & Prints | 20 december 2020
[POLITICAL ECONOMY] – [FAIGUET DE VILLENEUVE, J.]. L’Econome Politique. Projet Pour enrichir et pour perfectioner l’Espéce Humaine [..].

“A Londres, et se trouve a Paris. Chez Moreau/ Pissot/ Knapen/ Brocas et Humblot [..]”, 1763, [4],XI,[1],212 pp. Small 8vo (ca. 18 x 11 cm.), 18th-cent. marbled wrappers, spine with manuscript letterpiece mounted at top, uncut.

¶ Higgs 2859. Kress 6100. Barbier II, 22. Very rare first edition (printed with wide margins) by the French economist Joachim Faiguet de Villeneuve (1703-1781). Ex bibliotheca Prof. dr. Petrus Johannes Uitermark (1940-2019, Dutch economist). – Wrappers sl. worn along extremities. A few preliminary leaves severely browned (due to off-setting caused by a loosely inserted paper note), small waterstain in outer blank margin of half-title & title, occ. sl. foxed/ browned, but nevertheless in good condition.

€ 700,00
€ 900,00

Startbod: € 700