CONDILLAC, Etienne Bonnot de. Le commerce et le gouvernement, considérés relativement l'un à l'autre.
Amsterdam - Paris, Jombert & Cellot, 1776.
12mo (162x96 mm), (2)-vi-ii-586 pages. binding : Contemporary full mottled calf, spine gilt in six compartments, title in gilt on lettering-piece, red edges. Corners and one cap chipped. Spine rubbed.
First edition, first issue with the errata on page vi.
Étienne Bonnot de Condillac (1714-1780) was a French philosopher, writer, academician and economist. This treaty deals with many aspects of the economy, trade, their balances, their dynamics, and their relationship to political decision-making.
He was a pioneer of political economy.
references: Tchemerzine [III, 482].
Price : 450 €