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Codigo Penal, Concordado por Hernando Siles, Santiago, 1910. Bolivia, Hernando Siles.
Codigo Penal, Concordado por Hernando Siles, Santiago, 1910

Codigo Penal, Concordado por Hernando Siles, Santiago, 1910

An Important Edition of Bolivia's Penal Code [Bolivia]. Siles (Reyes), Hernando [1882-1942], Editor. Codigo Penal, Concordado por Hernando Siles. Santiago de Chile: Imprenta, Litografia y Encuadernacion Barcelona, 1910. 665, xxii pp. Contemporary three-quarter sheep over marbled boards, raised bands and lettering pieces to spine. Moderate rubbing to boards and extremities, a few nicks to spine, gilding worn away from lettering pieces, corners bumped and somewhat worn. Light browning to text, small contemporary owner stamps to preliminaries. $750. * Only edition. An important Bolivian statesman, Siles was the president of Bolivia from 1926 to 1930. In 1909 he was commissioned by the Ministerio de Justicia e Instruccion to edit Bolivia's legal codes. The first significant revision of the Penal Code since is introduction in 1834, it remained in force until 1972. OCLC locates 9 copies in North American law libraries (Columbia, Harvard, LA County, Library of Congress, Tulane, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, Yale).

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