The spirit of laws by Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu



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THE SPIRIT OF LAWS

By Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu

Translated by Thomas Nugent, revised by J. V. Prichard

Based on an public domain edition published in 1914 by G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., London

Rendered into HTML and text by Jon Roland of the Constitution Society
CONTENTS


THE SPIRIT OF LAWS 1

The Translator to the Reader 2

PREFACE 18

ADVERTISEMENT 19

Book I. Of Laws in General 1

1. Of the Relation of Laws to different Beings. 1

2. Of the Laws of Nature. 2

3. Of Positive Laws. 3



Book II. Of Laws Directly Derived from the Nature of Government 4

1. Of the Nature of the three different Governments. 4

2. Of the Republican Government, and the Laws in relation to Democracy. 4

3. Of the Laws in relation to the Nature of Aristocracy. 7

4. Of the Relation of Laws to the Nature of Monarchical Government. 8

5. Of the Laws in relation to the Nature of a despotic Government. 9




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