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An Abstract of those parts of the Custom of the Viscounty and Provostship of Paris

ANON A Select Committee of Canadian Gentlemen (1772.)


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which were received and practised in the Province of Quebec, in the time of the French Government. Drawn up by a select committee of Canadian Gentlemen well skilled in the laws of France, and of that Province. By the desire of the Honourable Guy Carleton, Esquire, Governour in Chief of the said Province. [With] The Sequel of the Abstract... [And] CUGNET (Francis Joseph). An Abstract of the Several Royal Edicts and Declarations, and Provincial Regulations and Ordinances, that were in force in the Province of Quebec in the time of the French Government... [Plus] An Abstract of the Loix de Police; or, Public Regulations for the Establishment of Peace and good Order, that were of force in the Province of Quebec...Folio. Contemporary calf, extremities slightly rubbed. [iv], 34, [iv], 174, [iv], 14, [iv], 32pp. London,

A crisp collection of Abstracts (in French) giving an overview of many of the legal and administrative aspects of French rule in eighteenth century Quebec.Sabin, 66985, 67061, 17852, 66983.

Stock Code: 186978