London: J.S. Jordan, 1801. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 312p. Recently bound in half red leather and marbled boards with marbled endpapers. Fine condition. Item #151004
Observations on the state of governmental and societal affairs in France just before Napoleon seized power. The work is translated from the French original of Alexandre Hauterive. Goldsmith was an avid supporter of Napoleon who later turned against him.