from French astucieux, from astuce, astucie astuteness
From: The Analytical Review,
Or History of Literature, Domestic and Foreign, on an Enlarged Plan.
By Thomas Christie.
Volume XXI. January to June, 1795
Art. XLV. Letter to the Right Hon. the Earl of Fitzwilliam,
occasioned by his two Letters to the Earl of Carlisle.
By William Playfair.