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Creator:
La Folie, Charles-Jean, compiler, translator.
Title:
L'Angleterre jugée par elle-meme, ou, Aperçus moraux et politiques sur la Grande Bretagne : extraits des écrivains anglois : ouvrage traduit de l'italien.
Alternate Title(s):
Aperçus moraux et politiques sur la Grande Bretagne
Published/Created:
A Milan : Se vend chez J.P. Giegler libraire sur le cours de' Servi, et chez tous les marchands de nouveautés, MDCCCVI [1806]
Physical Description:
xxxviii, 185, [3] pages ; 23 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA118 .L16 1806+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Selection of observations on the state of England, collected and translated from British sources by Charles La Folie. Includes comments on education, character, government, civil and penal law, crime and police, taxation, the class system and the English in countries they had conquered.
With a half title.
Authorship from Barbier, BN.
Signatures: [a]⁸ b⁸ c⁴ [1]⁸ 2-11⁸ 12⁶.
Printed on wove paper.
Barbier, A.A. Ouvrages anonymes, I, col. 191
BN, LXXXV, col. 990
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gray wrappers.
Contents:
I. Éducation -- II. Caractère: 1. Intempérance -- 2. Insensibilité -- 3. Avidité de l'argent -- 4. Orgueil illimité -- 5. Mélancolie, Spleen, Suicide -- 6. Passion pour le jeu -- 7. Corruption des moeurs -- III. Governement -- IV. Lois civiles et pénales -- V. Délits et Police -- VI. Impôts -- VII. Sort du peuple anglois -- VIII. Conduite des Anglois dans les pays conquis.
Subject Terms:
British -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Foreign public opinion.
Contributors:
Giegler, J. P., bookseller, publisher.
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