Alexis de Tocqueville. Democracy in America
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 168х260 mm
200 numbered copies.
Paper CorollaBook (Italy)
Churchill stated: "democracy is a disgusting form of government, but nothing better mankind has not invented". The discussion about the ideal political system maintained for centuries. Contemporaries spoke enthusiastically about the fundamental work "Democracy in America" Alexis de Tocqueville, which was compared with Montesquieu. An aristocrat by birth, Tocqueville recognizes that the future of the pursuit of equality. During the trip across the United States, the author was able to prove that personal freedom and private property can successfully co-exist with democracy. A live picture of a modern Tocqueville, America, in-depth analysis of the principles of the existence of a democratic state and his astonishing insight into forced to read the treatise as a fascinating novel.