From Marteau

Lettres persanes, 1721.


Charles de Secondat, baron de Montesquieu

History of Publication


translated by John Ozell:

  • Persian Letters. Translated from the French by Mr. Ozell (London: Printed for J. Tonson and sold by Thomas Combes and James Lacy, 1722).
  • [...] Second Edition (London: Printed for J. Tonson, 1730).
  • [...] Third Edition (London: Printed and Dublin re-printed by S. Powell for P. Crampton, 1731). pp. 3-260. 12mo. British Library: 12512.c.10
  • Third Edition, Carefully corrected. With some Additional Letters by the Author, never translated before (London: Printed for J. Tonson, 1736), 6s. 2 vols. (261 and 276 pp.). 12mo. Refernce:Newberry Library: Case Y 1565.M749.

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