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Die Amtsvergehen, Ihre Untersuchung und Bestrafung in. Carl Philipp Theodor Schwenken.

Die Amtsvergehen, Ihre Untersuchung und Bestrafung in...

1848 German Treatise on the Conduct of Public Officials Schwenken, Carl Philipp Theodor [1785-1847]. Die Amtsvergehen, Ihre Untersuchung und Bestrafung in Disziplinarischen und Gerichtlichen Wege noch Gemeinen und Besonders Kurhessischem Rechte. Nach des Verfassers Tide Herausgegeben. Kassel: Druck und Verlag von Theodor Fischer, 1848. xiv, 102 pp. Octavo (8" x 5"). Contemporary marbled boards, blank paper title label to spine. Moderate rubbing to boards and extremities. Small early owner stamp to front pastedown, two more to title page. Light foxing in a few places, interior otherwise fresh. $950. * First edition. This guidebook for minor public officials was published at the time of the Revolutions of 1848. This book was later expanded into a second volume. The table of contents lists the subjects intended for this continuation. Notably reactionary, Schwenken is best-known for his anti-Semitic 1820 treatise Uber die Beruchtigsten Judischen, Gauner and Spitzbuben [About Notorious Jews, Swindlers and Rascals]. OCLC locates 6 copies, none in North America. Bibliothek Kammergericht Berlin 1087.

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