"MAN IS BORN FREE, AND YET IS UNIVERSALLY ENSLAVED"
ROUSSEAU, Jean Jacques. Dissertation on Political Economy. Albany, 1797.
First American edition of two collected works by Rousseau, his treatise on the establishment of good government, and his Contrat Social—“the bible of the revolutionaries”—pivotal in its influence on the French Revolution and Jefferson’s thoughts in the Declaration of Independence, in contemporary sheep. $3200.