Lot n° 267
100 - 200
Result with fees
From the Finance Administration of France. S.l.n.n. (Paris, Panckouke), 1784. 3 volumes in-8, marbled calf, smooth spines decorated (contemporary binding).
Brunet, VI-4120 / Goldsmith, I-12732 / Quérard, VI-392 /// I. IV-CLIX-354 / II. (1f.)-III-536 / III. (1f.)-IV-468.
Edition published the same as the original edition, in Paris, by Panckouke.
A fold-out painting.
"This work [is] an indirect criticism of the predatory methods of Mr. Calonne who had replaced Necker in the ministry, and who cheerfully completed the disaster of public fortune, ... Necker's book was banned and its author was forbidden to return to France" Quérard.
Epidermal binding with defects of use. Ink stains on 2 pages.
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