An essay on crimes and punishments / translated from the Italian ; with a commentary, attributed to Mons. de Voltaire, translated from the French.
|Main Author:||Beccaria, Cesare, marchese di, 1738-1794.|
|Related Names:||Voltaire 1694-1778.|
London : Printed for J. Almon, opposite Burlington-House, Piccadilly, 1767.
> marchese di,
> Dei delitti e delle pene.
Law reform > Early works to 1800.
Torture > Early works to 1800.
Capital punishment > Early works to 1800.
Punishment > Early works to 1800.
Criminal law > Early works to 1800.
Criminal justice, Administration of > Early works to 1800.
Signatures: pi⁴ a² B-M⁸ N² A⁸ ²B-E⁸.
Beccaria's work first published Livorno, 1764; Voltaire's commentary, first published Geneva, 1767. Cf. PMM 209; Bengesco, G. Voltaire, II, no. 1724.
Translation of Beccaria's Dei delitti e delle pene and Voltaire's Commentaire sur le livre Des délits et des peines.
Martin J. Gross Collection.
xii, 179, , lxxix,  p. ;
21 cm. (8vo)
|Locate a Print Version:||
Find in a library
- Full view (original from New York Public Library)