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Very Good, A very good, near fine copy in black cloth boards, gilt title on spine with a very good dust jacket. Lower corners bumped, book label on ffep.
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Fascinating...carried through with great skill and clarity ...the summaries of historical controversies are judicious and well-informed (Observer)
Polished and provocative (Roy Porter, New Statesman & Society)
It is the story of a transformation, or rather a series of transformations. Politeness and commerce were already hackneyed terms in the 1730s, and Blackstone's expression would still have seemed appropriate in the 1780s.
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Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110198207336
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