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The Parlement of Paris, 1774-1789

by Stone, Bailey

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Chapel Hill NC, University of North Carolina Press, 1981, hardcover, x-227 pp, first edition, first printing, Very Good in Good+ dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, slight spine-end wear. Dustjacket, edge nicks, rubs, small chip to top edge of front panel, in new Brodart sleeve. Focussing on the high court judges in Paris, Bailey Stone illuminates the causes of the resistance to royal authority, and reinterprets the resurgence of the aristocracy against the monarchy. Extensive author's notes and bibliography appended.


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