TOBACCO REGULATION, BAVARIA: Von Gottes Gnaden Wür Carl Albrecht, in Ob- und Nidern Bayrn, auch der Obern- Pfaltz Hertzog, Pfaltz-Graf bey Rhein, deß Heiligen Römischen Reichs...
A rare pamphlet with a text on privilege to sell tobacco from the prince-elector of Bavaria Charles Albert to Carl Roman Meyern from Austria.
Author: Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor (1697 – 1745).
Place and Year: Munich: December 26, 1728.
Technique: Large 4°:  7 pages in letterpress German Gothic script with copper engraved arms on the title page and 1 blank page, contemporary marbled paper spine (Very Good, margins slightly stained).
A rare printed pamphlet in German language is a privilege by the prince-elector of Bavaria Charles Albert Carl Roman Meyern from Austria to sell tobacco.
The text was also published as a broadside. This pamphlet version of the text is much rarer. We could only trace one example in institutions worldwide (Bavarian State Library).
References: OCLC: 165498455 ; Michael Nadler, Der besteuerte Genuss: Tabak und Finanzpolitik in Bayern 1669-1802, 2008, pp. 107-108, 111-112, 334ff.
Availability: In stock