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Bidding Information
Lot #    16478
Auction End Date    12/5/2006 11:33:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Arrest de la Cour des Monnoies
Author    [Community - Only Ed.] Gueudre
City    Paris
Publisher    The Royal Printer
Publication Date    1759
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [3] pp., 250:195 mm., wide margins. A very good copy bound in modern boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   This pamphlet contains an edict from the “court of money” prohibiting the melting of silverware and other tableware lest the country be depleted of its wealth. This is followed by a report of the representative of the court that those responsible for engaging in this practice include Jews, merchants, bankers and peddlers.
          
Reference
Description
   Szajkowski #1336 (one copy in the Library of Lorraine)
        
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Listing Classification
Period
  
18th Century:    Checked
  
Location
France:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    French
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica