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Considérations sur l'Ordre de Cincinnatus, ou, Imitation d'un pamphlet anglo-américain / par le Comte de Mirabeau ; suivies de plusieurs pé́ces relatives à cette institution ; d'une lettre signée du Général Washington, accompagnée de remarques par l'auteur françois ; et d'une lettre de feu Monsieur Turgot ... au Docteur Price, sur les législations américaines.

Author/Creator:
Mirabeau, Gabriel-Honoré de Riquetti, comte de, 1749-1791.
Publication:
A Londres : chez J. Johnson ... , 1784.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 385, [3] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Subjects:
Society of the Cincinnati.
Notes:
Signatures: A-N8, O4.
Sébastien Roch Nicolas Chamfort is given as joint author by Quérard and Barbier. Cf. also Oeuvres choisies de N. Chamfort, 1892, t. 1, p. xxiv, where Chamfort is said to be the real author.
Based on a pamphlet entitled "Considerations on the Society or Order of Cincinnatus," issued in Philadelphia, 1783. It was signed "Cassius" and is supposed to have been written by Aedanus Burke.
The notes on Price's Observations were largely the work of G.J.B. Target. Cf. Mémoires de Mirabeau, 1834-35, t. 4, p. 160.
Errata: [3] p. at end.
Penn Provenance:
Rosengarten, J.G. (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1784
Contributor:
Chamfort, Sébastien-Roch-Nicolas, 1740?-1794.
Burke, Aedanus, 1743-1802.
Turgot, Anne-Robert-Jacques, baron de l'Aulne, 1727-1781.
Target, Guy Jean Baptiste, 1733-1807.
Contains:
Imitation d'un pamphlet anglo-américain.
OCLC:
6399401
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