Authorship attributed both to Thomas Jacob, whose name appears in the Privilege of this edition (page ) and to Bernard Lambert. Barbier says it is certainly the work of Lambert who composed it to serve as an introduction to Oeuvres complètes du chancelier d'Aguesseau. Signatures: a¹² A-T¹² V⁴ (last leaf blank). R1 signed * R, possibly a cancel. Errata: page . Printer's device on title page, head- and tailpieces.
Binding: contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled and -stamped on back and edges, with title label, marbled endpapers, red page-edges, and ribbon.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Barbier, A.A. Ouvrages anonymes, II, col. 240.
Provenance: Ex-libris Kurt Winberg (bookplate).
K457.L348 A3 1779
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