A letter on the genius and dispositions of the French government, including a view of the taxation of the French Empire. By an American recently returned from Europe.

Walsh, Robert.

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An explanation of the tyranny that Napoleonic bureaucracy imposed upon the empire, with an especial focus on the oppressive tax system. The author was a leading Catholic-American literary critic, founder of the first American quarterly, The American Review of History and Politics, and founder and editor of the American Quarterly Review. This extensive pamphlet draws on Walsh's three years of travel and study in France and Britain as a young man. It was republished in England and Lord Jeffrey said of it, in the Edinburgh Review (1853, p. 799), "We must learn to love the Americans when they send us such books as this" (cf. New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia). => An American Catholicum. 8vo. iv, 252 pp. Parsons 387; Sabin 101165; Shaw & Shoemaker 21936. Good. Removed from a nonce volume; rebacked with archival tape. A few places with shallow chipping in the top margins. Light soiling on title- and last page, and rubber-stamp on title-page. As a usable "text block," quite good!. Bookseller Inventory #

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Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme
Publication Date: 1810

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Book Description Hopkins and Earle. Book Condition: Used - Good. 1810. Hardcover. Cloth. 8vo. 253 pp. Rebound in library cloth. No author stated to title page. Staining and discoloration to leaves, although text is still very intact and readable. Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Sound working copy. Bookseller Inventory # mch0228

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Book Description Baltimore, 1810. 1/4 Brwn Leather Mrbld Ppr Bds. Book Condition: Good. First Edition, First Issue. Published by P.H. Nicklin and Co.; also by Hopkins and Earle, Philadelphia; Farrand, Mallory and Co. Boston; E.F. Backus, Albany; Williams and Whiting, New York; J. Parker, Pittsburgh; and E. Monford, Wellington and Co. Charleston, South Carolina.The first edition, highly critical of France. Walsh lived in Baltimore and published in 1811 "the first quarterly that was issued in the United States, 'The American Review of History and Politics.'" Leather label on spine, gilt lettering partially worn off. Front hinge cracked, but attached. Some foxing and light dampstaining. iv + 253 pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 005359

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Book Description Published by P.H. Nicklin and Co.; also by Hopkins and Earle, Philadelphia; Farrand, Mallory and Co. Boston; E.F. Backus, Albany; Williams and Whiting, New York; J. Parker, Pittsburgh; and E. Monford, Wellington and Co. Charleston, South Carolina,, Baltimore:, 1810. iv, 253pp. Original pale green boards [soiled with cracked spine, rending the book in twain]. Untrimmed and, except for scattered foxing and a clipped front endpaper, text clean. Good+. The first edition, highly critical of France. Walsh was a Baltimorean who published in 1811 "the first quarterly that was issued in the United States, 'The American Review of History and Politics.'" Appleton. FIRST EDITION. Sabin 101165. VI Appleton 340. AI 21934. Bookseller Inventory # 21331

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Book Description Longman, London, 1810. Un volume in 8o di 253 pagine. Buona mezza pelle recente, rossa. Il pamphlet contro le tasse e il sistema amministrativo napoleonico scritto da Walsh, di Baltimora, ebbe grande successo e ne furono stampate dieci edizioni, tra gli Stati Uniti e l'Inghilterra, in quel 1810. Alcune bibliografie considerano quella di Londra la prima edizione, altri indicano come eo quella di Baltimora. Bookseller Inventory # 001842

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Book Description Farrand, Mallory, & Co., Boston, 1810. An explanation of the tyranny that Napoleonic bureaucracy imposed upon the empire, with an especial focus on the oppressive tax system. The author was a leading Catholic-American literary critic, founder of the first American quarterly, The American Review of History and Politics, and founder and editor of the American Quarterly Review. This extensive pamphlet draws on Walsh's three years of travel and study in France and Britain as a young man. It was republished in England and Lord Jeffrey said of it, in the Edinburgh Review (1853, p. 799), "We must learn to love the Americans when they send us such books as this" (cf. New Advent Catholic Encyclopedia). => An American Catholicum. Provenance: Ownership signature of John McAlister at top of title-page. 8vo. 114 pp., [1] f. Shaw & Shoemaker 21935. Good. Removed from a nonce volume; without wrappers. Lightly browned; title-page soiled with five-digit rubber-stamp; a little shallow chipping on the first three leaves. Bookseller Inventory # 2023

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Book Description Boston: Published By Farrand, Mallory & Co. Second Edition. Minor scattered marginal foxing. Original wrappers finely bound in full marble boards with a gilt-blocked leather label to the front panel. Very impressively and attractively finished. Scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 114 pages; Physical desc.: 114 p. References: Shaw & Shoemaker 21935. Subjects: Taxation--France. France--Politics and government--1789-1815. 1 Kg. 114 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 52939

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