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Plan d'une Constitution Tire de la Constitution Francaise. Paris, 1794. France, Constitution, George Edwards.
Plan d'une Constitution Tire de la Constitution Francaise. Paris, 1794
Plan d'une Constitution Tire de la Constitution Francaise. Paris, 1794

Plan d'une Constitution Tire de la Constitution Francaise. Paris, 1794

Thoughts on a Proposed Constitution for the New French Republic [France]. [Constitution]. [Edwards, George (1752-1823)]. Plan d'une Constitution: Tire de la Constitution Francaise, Telle Qu'elle a ete Presentee par le Comite de la Convention Nationale; d'une Autre Constitution Intitulee: "Idees pour Former une Nouvelle Constitution de la France"; Par Georges Edwards, Anglais; Et de Nombres d'Additions qui y ont ete Faites. Par un Etranger. Paris: l'An Deuxieme de la Republique Francaise [1793]. [iv], viii, 94, iii pp. Folding table. Stab-stitched pamphlet bound into recent marbled boards, printed paper title label to spine. Moderate toning, light soiling to a few leaves, lower outside corner of leaf D2 (pp. 51-52) torn away with no loss to text. A handsome copy. $750. * Only edition. A commentary by an unknown author on George Edwards's Idees Pour Former Une Nouvelle Constitution de la France (1793). Not much is known about Edwards. Born in Edinburgh, he was a physician in London and the author of a several books on politics and social reform. It is quite possible that he never visited France. OCLC locates 5 copies (Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Bibliotheque Saint-Genevieve, British Library, Harvard, Newberry Library).

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