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    M. de Vattel. Le Droit des Gens ou Principes de la Loi Naturelle. Leide: Aux Depens de la Compagnie, 1758. First edition. Two quarto volumes in one. Text in French. Old polished calf, worn at extremities; two gouges to back board. Very good.

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    This lot: Appliqués à la Conduite & aux Affaires des Nations & des Souverains. Two quarto volumes bound in one. 228, 162. Vignette title pages. Title page of Volume I in red and black. Text in French. Old polished calf. Gilt spine in seven compartments between six raised bands; decorative gilt border. All edges stained red. Marbled endpapers. Leather worn at extremities, with a few stains. Two gouges to back board. Boards bowed. Hinges starting. Contents remarkably clean, binding tight. Very good.

    Governmental legislation as it pertains to natural law. One of the most important works on international law ever written.

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