The first of four volumes of papers from a set of major international symposia commemorating the Bicentenary of the French Revolution which address the central dimensions of the Revolution as a political event. This volume investigates the nature of French political culture under the Old Regime and the processes by which revolutionary principles and practices were invented within the context of absolute monarchy.
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Book Description Pergamon Press, Oxford, Pergamon Press, 1987., 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. HARDBACK original blue cloth with gilt lettering and rules on navy labels on front cover and spine pages: xxiv 559 tables 2 figs. 4 cr. 4to. 172mm x 248mm (6.75 x 9.75") ex-academic library plates on end-papers stamp on title-page last page and bottom page edges small ink no. on spine small mark on front cover corners slightly rubbed otherwise fine This is a heavy item and may incur additional postage. Bookseller Inventory # 6387
Book Description Oxford & New York Pergamon Press-89, 1987. 1. 1. ed. 3 Bde. 25,5 x 18 cm. Original blue Cloth binding with gilt back, gilt title, library label and yellow library tape. Lightly blotchy. Inside with stamps, otherwise in very clean condition. English and French Language. Contents: Absolute Monarchy and its Representations./ Forms of Political Contestation./ Enlightenment and Politics./ The Evolution of Concepts./ The Old Regime and the Revolution./ The New Symbolism./ The Revolution and the State./ Burke or Why a Revolution ?./ Why the Terror ?./ Reviewing the Revolution. The Social Issues, etc. Sprache: Deutsch 1.100 gr. Original blue Cloth binding with gilt back, gilt title, library label and yellow library tape. Lightly blotchy. Bookseller Inventory # 13921BB