Original pieces relative to the trial and execution of Mr̳. John Calas, merchant at Toulouse :
who was broke on the wheel in that city, pursuant to his sentence by the Parliament of Languedoc, for the supposed murder of his eldest son, to prevent his turning Roman Catholick /
with a preface and remarks on the whole by M. de Voltaire.
|Main Author:||Voltaire, 1694-1778.|
|Related Names:||Calas, Pierre. , Calas, Donat. , Calas, Jean 1698-1762, defendant.|
London : Printed for T. Becket and P.A. de Hondt, in the Strand, 1762.
Canning, Elizabeth, /
Calas, Marc Antoine > Calas, Marc Antoine / Assassination.
Calas, Jean, > Calas, Jean, / 1698-1762 > Calas, Jean, / 1698-1762 / Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Murder) > Trials (Murder) / France > Trials (Murder) / France / Languedoc.
Signatures: A-N⁴, O².
On t.p. Mr̳. is superscript.
With half title.
Includes additional t.p. : Pieces originales concernant la mort cruelle de Sieur Calas ...
Includes depositions of Donat and Pierre Calas.
English and French on opposite pages.
Translation of: Pieces originales concernant la mort des Srs. Calas.
viii, , 99,  p. ;
21 cm. (8vo)
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