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Cesare Beccaria

Published by Marsilio Publishers (1996)

ISBN 10: 1568860307 ISBN 13: 9781568860305

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Item Description: Marsilio Publishers, 1996. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP64575185

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Beccaria, Cesare (Edited Aaron Thomas & trans)

Published by Downsview, Ontario, Canada: Univ of Toronto Pr (2009)

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Item Description: Downsview, Ontario, Canada: Univ of Toronto Pr, 2009. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. "Published in 1764, On Crimes and Punishments by Cesare Beccaria (1738?1794) courted both success and controversy in Europe and North America. Enlightenment luminaries and enlightened monarchs alike lauded the text and looked to it for ideas that might help guide the various reform projects of the day. The equality of every citizen before the law, the right to a fair trial, the abolition of the death penalty, the elimination of the use of torture in criminal interrogations?these are but a few of the vital arguments articulated by Beccaria. This volume offers a new English translation of On Crimes and Punishment alongside writings by a number of Beccaria?s contemporaries. Of particular interest is Voltaire?s commentary on the text, which is included in its entirety. The supplementary materials testify not only to the power and significance of Beccaria?s ideas, but to the controversial reception of his book. At the same time that philosophes proclaimed that it contained principles of enduring importance to any society grappling with matters of political and criminal justice, allies of the ancien régime roundly denounced it, fearing that the book?s attack on feudal privileges and its call to separate law from religion (and thus crime from sin) would undermine their longstanding privileges and powers. Long appreciated as a foundational text in criminology, Beccaria?s arguments have become central in debates over capital punishment. This new edition presents Beccaria?s On Crimes and Punishments as an important and influential work of Enlightenment political theory. " (Publisher). Bookseller Inventory # HB3363

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Cesare Bonesana Beccaria, Rosalba Canetta

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Item Description: Milano : Mediobanca, Milano, 2009. Cloth. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!. Bookseller Inventory # GRP62210772

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Cesare Beccaria

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Item Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1st. 140mm x 8mm x 215mm. Paperback. Library of Liberal Arts title.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 128 pages. 0.159. Bookseller Inventory # 9780023913600

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Cesare Bonesana Beccaria, Rosalba Canetta

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Item Description: Milano : Mediobanca, Milano, 2009. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. N/A. . Cloth Hardcover, 2009. First Edition. 690 pp. Bound in blue cloth. Cover in very good condition. Pages clean throughout. Binding excellent. Overall bookgrade is near fine. Bookseller Inventory # GRP62197892

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Beccaria, Cesare

Published by Branden Press, Brookline Village (1983)

ISBN 10: 082831800X ISBN 13: 9780828318006

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Item Description: Branden Press, Brookline Village, 1983. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Cesare, Marquis of Beccaria-Bonesana March 15, 1738 - November 28, 1794) was an Italian jurist, philosopher and politician best known for his treatise On Crimes and Punishments (1764), which condemned torture and the death penalty, and was a founding work in the field of penology and the Classical School of criminology. In 1764 Beccaria published a brief but justly celebrated treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which marked the high point of the Milan Enlightenment. In it, Beccaria put forth some of the first modern arguments against the death penalty. His treatise was also the first full work of penology, advocating reform of the criminal law system. The book was the first full-scale work to tackle criminal reform and to suggest that criminal justice should conform to rational principles. It is a less theoretical work than the writings of Hugo Grotius, Samuel von Pufendorf and other comparable thinkers, and as much a work of advocacy as of theory. In this essay, Beccaria reflected the convictions of the Il Caffè group, who sought to cause reform through Enlightenment discourse. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 042428

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Beccaria, Cesare.

Published by Ermanno Loescher,, Torino: (1874)

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Item Description: Ermanno Loescher,, Torino:, 1874. Book Condition: Paperback. Good. Paperback. Text in Italian. 1st edition, gray wraps, 352 pages. Spine & rear binding missing, as is all except the first page of index, address stamp, light foxing. Paperback. Text in Italian. Bookseller Inventory # 129644

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Cesare Beccaria

Published by Bruguera (1983)

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Beccaria, Cesare

Published by Edicions 62 / Diputació de Barcelona, Barcelona (1989)

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Item Description: Edicions 62 / Diputació de Barcelona, Barcelona, 1989. Rústica. Book Condition: Aceptable. 1ª Edición. Clàssics del Pensament Modern, 44. Traducció ie Edició a cura de Jordi Moners. Pròleg d'Octavio Pérez-Vitoria. Atenció exemplar una mica fatigat, amb petites marques i restes del segell de l'antic propietari. LOS PEDIDOS CONTRARREEMBOLSO TIENEN UN SUPLEMENTO DE 2,00 EUROS. LES COMANDES AMB REEMBORSAMENT TENEN UN SUPLEMENT DE 2,00 EUROS EN LES DESPESES D'ENVIAMENT. Bookseller Inventory # 018352

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BECCARIA, Cesare

Published by Cambridge Univ. Press (1995)

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Item Description: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: NEAR FINE. Card covers-soft bound, xlix+177pp., 1st ed. thus, front cover creased, otherwise a very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 042770

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Cesare Beccaria

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Beccaria, Cesare.

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Item Description: N.Y:not read or opened. 1996. Hardcover., 1996. 1st. ed. Intro. by Marvin Wolfgang and Foreword by Mario Cuomo. new.d.j. Bookseller Inventory # 22534

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Cesare Beccaria

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Beccaria, Cesare

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Item Description: Torino, 1874. Media Tela. Book Condition: Bueno. Primera edición. 11,5 X 18 , 280 Pps. 11,5 X 18 , 280 Pps. Bookseller Inventory # 613

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BECCARIA CESARE.

Published by Loescher,, Torino, (1874)

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Item Description: Loescher,, Torino, 1874. Cm. 21, pp. viii, 352 (2). Solida ed elegante legatura del tempo in mezza percallina con titoli in oro al dorso. Esemplare genuino e marginoso, in buono stato di conservazione. Edizione originale ed unica, non comune. Bookseller Inventory # 40132

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MANZONI, Alessandro and BECCARIA, Cesare.

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Item Description: Oxford University Press,, London:, 1964. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Translated from the Italian by Kenelm Foster and Jane Grigson. Introductio n by A. P. d'Entreves. First edition thus. Very good in a very good (minor edge wear with one short closed edge tear) dust jacket. ; 212 pages B000X6VF2I. Bookseller Inventory # 70614

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MANZONI, Alessandro (1785-1873); BECCARIA, Cesare (1738-1794):

Published by London, etc.: Oxford University Press, 1964. (1964)

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Item Description: London, etc.: Oxford University Press, 1964., 1964. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. English translations of Manzoni's Storia della colonna infame (1st Italian ed., 1840) and Beccaria's Dei delitti e delle pene (1st Italian ed., 1764). xxii, 212 pp. Original cloth. Near Fine, in near fine dust jacket (unclipped). Oxford Library of Italian Classics. PMM 209 (1764 ed.). '[Manzoni's I Promessi sposi] was published, after being deeply reshaped by the author and revised by friends in 1825–1827, at the rate of a volume a year; it at once raised its author to the first rank of literary fame. It is generally agreed to be his greatest work, and the paradigm of modern Italian language. In 1822, Manzoni published his second tragedy, Adelchi, turning on the overthrow by Charlemagne of the Lombard domination in Italy, and containing many veiled allusions to the existing Austrian rule. With these works Manzoni's literary career was practically closed. But he laboriously revised The Betrothed in Tuscan-Italian, and in 1840 republished it in that form, with a historical essay, Storia della colonna infame, on details of the 17th century plague in Milan so important in the novel' (Wikipedia). Bookseller Inventory # 19999

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Item Description: Napoli Stamperia di Giovanni Gravier 1770, 1770. 3 parti in un tomo in 8vo pp. (4)-128 (numeraz. continua), con 6 tavole ripiegate f. testo (tavole di comparazione fra monete e metalli) e tre frontespizi. Legatura coeva mz. pelle con angoli in pergamena. Piatti rivestiti con carta d'epoca. Volume, a se' stante, delle "Opere diverse" di Cesare Beccaria. Prima edizione napoletana. Ottimo esemplare. Bookseller Inventory # 26479

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Beccaria, Cesare (BONESANA CESARE MARCHESE DI BECCARIA 1738-1794)

Published by Giovanni Silvestri, Milano (Milan, Italy) (1809)

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Item Description: Giovanni Silvestri, Milano (Milan, Italy), 1809. 3/4 Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. White leather binding with gilt stamping, brown spine label, and brown papered boards, are all clean and sound, with a touch of rubbing to boards. Book plate on front paste-down, else interior is clean and unmarked. This edition adds new material not included in Beccaria's original 1770 work on the nature of literary style. Italian Enlightenment philosopher Cesare Beccaria is best known for his seminal work Dei Delitti e Delle Pene (An Essay on Crimes and Punishments), in which he argued against torture and the death penalty. That work was highly influential on the modern European penal system. His literary work on the nature of style is less well known. 234 pages + Index (Indice). Bookseller Inventory # 805

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BECCARIA CESARE.

Published by Destefanis,, Milano, (1804)

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Item Description: Destefanis,, Milano, 1804. Due volumi di cm. 23, pp. (4) 356 (4); 313 (3). Con 4 grandi tabelle ripiegate fuori testo. Solida ed elegante legatura del tempo in mezza pelle con piccole punte, dorso liscio con fregi e titoli in oro su doppio tassello bicolore. Un quasi impercettibile alone marginale alle ultime carte del secondo volume, peraltro ottima copia, ad ampi margini, in barbe e stampato su carta forte. Tomi 11 e 12 appartenenti alla celebre raccolta "Scrittori classici italiani di economia politica" curata dal Custodi. Edizione originale dell'opera "Elementi di economia pubblica" che occupa quasi per intero i due volumi. In fine seguono altri testi fra cui: Del disordine e dei rimedi delle monete nello stato di Milano nel 1762. Il primo volume presenta inoltre un'introduzione biografica sul Beccaria. Bookseller Inventory # 2555

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Beccaria Cesare

Published by dalla Raccolta di Cazin,, in Parigi, (1786)

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Item Description: dalla Raccolta di Cazin,, in Parigi, 1786. In-24° (125x80mm), pp. XIX, 165, legatura ottocentesca m. pelle con filetti dorati e titolo longitudinale in oro al dorso. Tagli a spruzzo. Ex-libris e firme di possesso ottocentesche (Jules Guyon). Ottimo stato. Edizione parigina del Cazin di "one of the most influential books in the whole history of criminology" (P.M.M.), commentato in seguito da Voltaire e Diderot e destinato ad avere immensa risonanza europea (fu tradotto in 22 lingue nel giro di pochi anni) e a segnare una pietra miliare nell'evoluzione del diritto penale e della filosofia giuridica. Dopo la prima edizione livornese del 1764, l’opera venne stampata numerossisime volte, quasi sempre con falsi luoghi di stampa (Monaco, Losanna, Harlem, ecc.) in edizioni più o meno legittime e corrette testualmente - alcune di esse sono contraffazioni di contraffazioni - a testimoniare l’enorme eco che ebbe e le difficoltà che incontrò nella sua diffusione editoriale. Firpo, 21. Corroenne, Manuele du cazinophile, 110. Bookseller Inventory # 31421

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Item Description: presso Andrea Mainardi, 1801. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Très bon. Jaquette. Edition originale. Milan, presso Andrea Mainardi, 1801. In 8 de 160pp. reliure en plein parchemin rigide de l'époque, pièce de titre de papier orange surlignée et soulignée de doubles filets dorés, rousseurs éparses, plus prononcées à certains endroits, tranches mouchetées de bleu, bon exemplaire. C'est sous le couvert de l'anonymat et seulement âgé de 26 ans que l'auteur (1738-1794) décida la publication à Livourne de ce traité qui devait modifier toute l'histoire du code pénal. Dans cet ouvrage, Beccaria posa les bases de la réflexion moderne en matière de droit pénal. Il proposa de limiter le pouvoir des juges, distingua le droit et la morale, refusa de punir l'intention, individualisa la peine et posa le principe de la proportionnalité entre les délits et les peines. Farouche opposant à la peine de mort, il proposa de transformer cette sentence en peine plus ou moins longue selon la gravité des crimes. Un des ouvrages les plus influents de toute l'histoire de la criminologie. L'édition originale de cet oeuvre fut publiée en 1766 à Lausanne dans une traduction de Morellet. Bookseller Inventory # 3149

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Beccaria Cesare]

Published by Printed by Bell & Murray, for W. Gordon and W. Creech, Edinburgh (1778)

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Item Description: Printed by Bell & Murray, for W. Gordon and W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1778. Contemporary marbled boards, rebacked, title dusty; a sound copy First Edinburgh edition of the seminal modern work on the theory of penology, translated from the Italian into twenty-two languages, inspiring Bentham, Blackstone, Romilly, Adams and Jefferson, and undergirding the movement for penal reform. Bookseller Inventory # 67617

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BECCARIA Cesare & RAYNAL Guillaume Thomas

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Item Description: S.n., 1766. Couverture rigide. - S.n., A Lausanne [Paris] et à Amsterdam 1766 et 1763, in-12 (9,5x16,5cm), xxxj ; 286pp. i-jv ; 5-258pp., 2 textes reliés en un vol. - Edition originale française traduite par l'abbé Morellet sur la troisième édition italienne. Edition originale pour l'Histoire du divorce d'Henri VIII de Raynal. Demi-basane blonde de l'époque. Dos à cinq nerfs orné d'une pièce de titre de maroquin rouge et de caissons dorés. Toutes tranches rouges. Coiffes frottées. Un petit manque au dessus du chiffre de la page de titre. Quelques infimes rousseurs. Page de titre du second texte détachée. L'ouvrage de Beccaria, devenu l'un des grands classiques de l'étude du droit pénal, propose deux axes de réflexion. Il synthétise tout d'abord les critiques parfois anciennes dirigées contre un système pénal jugé obsolète (l'auteur y dénonce le recours à la torture, la cruauté des châtiments infligés, l'arbitraire des juges dans la détermination et l'application des peines, l'inégalité dans le traitement des condamnés en fonction des classes et rangs sociaux, etc.) ; puis dans un second temps, Beccaria propose un nouvel ordre juridique en rupture totale avec la tradition pénale médiévale. Les principes de laïcisation de la justice qu'il énonce dans son Traité des délits et des peines annoncent ceux qui constitueront les fondements théoriques du droit pénal moderne, mais inspireront également les penseurs de la Déclaration des droits de l'Homme et du citoyen, en fondant la peine non plus suivant un système arbitraire et archaïque, mais en fonction du délit lui-même et de son importance dans la société. xxxj ; 286pp. i-jv ; 5-258pp. Bookseller Inventory # 41375

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Beccaria Cesare

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Item Description: De l'Imprimerie de Boiste (chez Deterville),, A Paris, 1796. 2 parti con autonomo frontespizio e autonoma numerazione (la prima presenta la traduzione francese del trattato, la seconda il testo originale italiano) in un vol. in-4° (272x220mm), pp. (12), 196; (8), 148 [numerose carte bianche inserite dal legatore in fine]. Legatura coeva p. pelle rossa con bordura ornamentale in oro lungo il perimetro dei piatti con motivi fitomorfi intrecciati e filetti. Dorso liscio con titolo in oro entro tassello, fregi e filetti in oro. Unghie decorate in oro, dentelle interne dorate, sguardie marmorizzate policrome. Qualche fioritura fisiologica Minima mancanza all'angolo superiore esterno delle pp. 147-148 della seconda parte. Bellissimo esemplare. Rarissima edizione bilingue impressa a Parigi. L'opera, "one of the most influential books in the whole history of criminology" (P.M.M.), venne commentata da Voltaire e da Diderot e conobbe immensa risonanza europea (fu tradotta in 22 lingue nel giro di pochi anni), ponendosi come una pietra miliare nell'evoluzione del diritto penale e della filosofia giuridica. Leopoldo di Toscana, Caterina di Russia, Giuseppe II d'Austria e i legislatori della Rivoluzione Francese e della Rivoluzione Americana introdussero alcune delle più significative riforme del diritto penale proprio sull'esempio del libro del Beccaria. Dopo la prima edizione livornese del 1764, l’opera venne stampata numerossisime volte, quasi sempre con falsi luoghi di stampa (Monaco, Losanna, Harlem, ecc.) in edizioni più o meno legittime e corrette testualmente - alcune di esse sono contraffazioni di contraffazioni - a testimoniare l’immensa risonanza che ebbe e le difficoltà che incontrò nella sua diffusione editoriale. L. Firpo, Le edizioni italiane del "Dei delitti e delle pene", n. Cfr. Gamba, 2147. P.M.M., cit.: "The impact of Dei Delitti e delle Pene on the reform of criminal justice can hardly be exaggerated". Cfr. Franco Venturi, "Illuministi italiani", nella collana dei Classici Ricciardi, vol. 46, tomo III, e id., in D.B.I., VII, pp. 458-69. Nessuna copia sinora censita in SBN / ICCU. Bookseller Inventory # 40495

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