[Mirabeau, Victor de Riquetti de]. Elemens de la philosophie rurale.

Le Haye, chez les libraires associes, 1767.

Large 12mo. (4), CVI, "239" (but: 339), (3) pp., wanting half-title. With engraved folding Tableau economique. Slightly later half calf over blue marbled boards, spine gilt. All edges red.


First edition.

An abridged version of the author's "Philosophie rurale" of 1763, one of the major publications to expose the doctrines of the Physiocrats, and in fact a comprehensive elucidation of François Quesnay's famous "Tableau economique".

Bookplate of Thor Ekecrantz to front pastedown.

Kress 6477. Einaudi 3948. INED 3197.

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