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[BOULANGER (N.A.)] Recherches sur L'Origine du Despotisme Oriental,  Ouvrage posthume de Mr. B.I.D.P.E.C. np 1763
Second Edition enlarged, title + xix + 180 pp. 12mo. speckled calf gilt spine, head and tail of spine worn, upper and lower joints cracked but holding,
An important treatise on systems of absolute government through the description of various institutions in Asia. It appeared at the beginnings of republican thinking in France and its link with similar thinking in America. Sabin 6884.

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