1790. Eighteenth-Century French Legal Manuscript Dictionary [Manuscript]. [Law Dictionary]. [N.p., late eighteenth century].  pp. 12mo. (6" x 3-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, lettering piece to spine (reading "Dictionn/ de/ Chartes"). Moderate rubbing to extremities, a few light scuffs to boards, front joint cracked, corners bumped and somewhat worn, spine rubbed, moderate toning, a few minor worm holes. Text in fine neat hand to rectos and versos of all leaves but one. * This manuscript dictionary contains a three-page preface and definitions of about 650 legal terms and concepts. Many have references and citations, some specific to a particular location, possibly that of Bainant, in Belgium. A later note in pencil on the front free endpaper states "ex libris Rosetee Dubuisson." (Inventory #: 65135)
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