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    Two Great Works in French by Montesquieu

    [Montesquieu]. Two Uniformly Bound Editions, including: De L'Esprit des Loix. Edinbourg: Chez G. Hamilton & J. Balfour, 1750. New edition. Two twelvemo volumes. xxviii, 459; xviii, 487 pages. [and:] Considerations sur les Causes de la Grandeur des Romains, et de leur Decadence. Edinbourg: Hamilton, Balfour, & Neill, 1751. New Edition. 336 pages. Uniformly bound in period-style three-quarter dark green morocco over marbled boards with gilt spine titles and floral devices in compartments inside five raised bands. All edges sprinkled blue. Top edges dust-soiled. Light even toning to the textblock with minimal scattered foxing. A lovely set in very good condition.

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