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Beccaria, Cesare
An Essay on Crimes and Punishments, Translated from the Italian; with a Commentary, Attributed to Mons. de Voltaire, Translated from the French. The Fourth Edition
Printed for E. Newberry, at the Corner of St. Paul's Church-Yard, London, 1775.
An early edition of the seminal modern work on the theory of legal reform and penology, with particular application to criminal law and punishment, inspiring Blackstone, Romilly and Bentham in England and Adams and Jefferson in this country
Modern brown morocco, gilt ruled and lettered, the title somewhat darkened with a small tip to its top right hand margin, else a good copy
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$ 175.00
legal reform, criminal law

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