Franz Joseph I., Austrian Emperor (1830-1916). Printed legal text with triple signature.

(Schönbrunn), 26 Oct. 1863.

Folio. 17, (1) pp. With papered seal. Contemporary green half cloth.


Law articles concerning the the adoption of the Imperial diplomas of 20 October 1860 and 26 February 1861 into the state legislation of the Grand Pricipality of Transylvania, and about the Basic Law regarding representation within the Empire. The text, printed in three columns and as many languages (In Hungarian, German, and Romanian), is signed by the Emperor three times ("Ferencz József", "Franz Joseph", and "Franciscu Josifu"). With counter-signatures (also in all three languages) by Count Franz Nádasdy, Chancellor of Transylvania, and his consultant, Baron Eugen Freiherr von Friedenfels.

Slight finger-staining in lower corner. Binding rubbed; spine-ends, corners and edges bumped; covers with small defects.

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