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88

PROPERTY OF A FORMER GERMAN AMBASSADOR

Anquetil Duperron, A.H. 
LEGISLATION ORIENTALE, OUVRAGE DANS LEQUEL, EN MONTRANT QUELS SONT EN TURQUIE, EN PERSE ET DANS L'INDOUSTAN. AMSTERDAM, MARC-MICHEL REY, 1778
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1,0001,500
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88

PROPERTY OF A FORMER GERMAN AMBASSADOR

Anquetil Duperron, A.H. 
LEGISLATION ORIENTALE, OUVRAGE DANS LEQUEL, EN MONTRANT QUELS SONT EN TURQUIE, EN PERSE ET DANS L'INDOUSTAN. AMSTERDAM, MARC-MICHEL REY, 1778
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Anquetil Duperron, A.H. 
LEGISLATION ORIENTALE, OUVRAGE DANS LEQUEL, EN MONTRANT QUELS SONT EN TURQUIE, EN PERSE ET DANS L'INDOUSTAN. AMSTERDAM, MARC-MICHEL REY, 1778
FIRST EDITION, 4to (263 x 203mm.), half-title, woodcut device on title, contemporary mottled sheep, later pencil notes, minor browning, slightly rubbed, lacking endbands, upper joint starting
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Literature

Atabey 24; cf. Blackmer 225

Catalogue Note

"An important work on Muslim law, politics and government in Turkey, Persia and India, in which the Anquetil Duperron endeavoured to prove that the nature of oriental despotism had been misrepresented" (Atabey).

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