Mercier de La Rivière

(c. 1720—1793)

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(c. 1720–93).

Member of the Physiocrat group, author of the influential L'Ordre naturel et essentiel des sociétés politiques (1767). Voltaire mocked this work in his L'Homme aux quarante écus, but ...

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