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LE SCENE-DESMAISONS, Jacques. Essai sur les travaux publics.

A Londres [i.e. London]; Et se trouve a Paris. Chez Hardouin & Gattey, 1786. First edition.
8vo. 2pp. With a folding table. Contemporary calf-backed speckled paper boards, morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Light rubbing to extremities, joints. Decorated endpapers, from the library of Schloss Eferding, with their ink-stamp to front blank fly-leaf, else internally clean and crisp.
A monograph, likely printed in Paris, on the administration of public works in France by Jacques Le Scene-Desmaisons (1750-1808), Paris municipal officer, and justice of the peace and commissioner-mediator for Comtat Venaissin.

ESTC records a single copy in the British Isles (BL), and only one other worldwide (Niedersachsische Staats- und Universitatsbibliothek).
ESTC T151720.
£ 325.00 Antiquates Ref: 16611