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Alexis de Tocqueville

Democracy In America

Saunders and Otley

1838

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Third-edition set of Tocqueville's famed treatise on American Democracy.

  • Sold as a set of 2.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville (French).
  • Translated by Henry Reeve (English).
  • London: Saunders and Otley, 1838. 
  • Large duodecimos.
  • Bound in half brown leather with marbled paper boards, newly rebacked with paneled spines and dark blue labels with gilt lettering.


Sir Charles George Young, whose bookplate appears in both volumes, was an English officer of arms who served in the heraldic office of Garter King of Arms, the senior member of the College of Arms in England, from 1842 until his death in 1869.

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Some rubbing to boards and bumping to corners.

Both volumes with bookplate of Sir Charles George Young to the front pastedowns.

Lacking foldout map.

Language

English

Subject

Americana, Philosophy, History

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