Book #71788
Dictionnaire du Code Civil, Ou, Le Texte du Code Civil Range. Antoine-Gregoire Daubanton.
Dictionnaire du Code Civil, Ou, Le Texte du Code Civil Range...

Dictionnaire du Code Civil, Ou, Le Texte du Code Civil Range...

A Dictionary and Digest of the Code Napoleon Daubanton, A[ntoine]-G[regoire] [1752-1813]. Dictionnaire du Code Civil, Ou, Le Texte du Code Civil Range par Ordre Alphabetique, Et son Usage Rendu Beaucoup plus Facile, Par une Concordance de Tous les Mots sur Lesquels Chacun peut Avoir Besoin de Consulter le Code; Avec une Table des Dates des Sanctions et Promulgations de Chacun des Titres Dudit Code: Ouvrage Utile aux Officiers Publics, Et Indispensable a tout Pere de Famille. Paris: Chez Crapart, Caille et Ravier, 1806. vi, 479 pp. Main text in parallel columns. Octavo (7-1/2" x 5-1/4"). Contemporary three-quarter calf over marbled boards, gilt title, ornaments and fillets to spine, ribbon marker. Light rubbing to boards and extremities, corners bumped, early owner bookplate (Guicciardi Francesco) to front pastedown. Moderate toning, minor chips and tears to fore-edges of a few leaves. A handsome copy. $500. * Only edition. This book was published two years after the enactment of the Code Napoleon. Intended to familiarize readers with the new code of laws, the book contains a comprehensive dictionary of its terms, each citing the appropriate paragraph. This is followed by a tabular outline summary of the code. This is a scarce title. OCLC locates 3 copies in North America (George Washington University Law School, Library of Congress, Supreme Court of Canada). We located another copy at UC-Berkeley Law School.

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