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Constitution Française, présentée au roi par l'assemblée nationale, le 3 septembre 1791. Dijon, imprimerie de P. Causse,

FRENCH REVOLUTION  (1791.)

£750.00 

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Sm. 8vo. [2]ff. 83pp. Original paper wrappers, uncut (backed with later paper).

Published in the same year as the édition originale. The seven sections of the Constitution are preceded by the declaration of the rights of man, and the work ends with the moving letter sent by Louis XVI on 13 September giving his reasons for accepting the revolutionary constitution, together with his promise that he would appear on the 14th before the Assemblée Nationale to accept it formally.

Stock Code: 41441