INTRODUCTORY LECTURES ON POLITICAL ECONOMY, by Richard Whately - 1832 [2nd ed.]
Introductory Lectures on Political Economy
by Richard Whately, D.D.
Second edition. London: B. Fellowes, 1832
Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.
- Three-quarter calf binding with marbled covers, gilt bands and ornament on spine, title label.
- Boards show some wear, scuffing, edgewear. Corners are bumped and frayed, with exposed board.
- Spine has gilt text on black label and is bright with firm ends.
- Binding is strong.
- Pastedowns and feps have some staining, ink stamp, paste mark. See photos.
- Bottom 1" cut away from title page. See photos.
- Ex-library University of Washington Library. See perforated mark page 99. See photos.
- Interior is gently age-toned, exhibits scattered foxing, some smudges.
- Inside pages show marginal notes at page 271, with transfer to facing page. See photos.
- Text block edges have some dust at head, are foxed. See photos.
279 pages. 5 x 8.25 inches.
A handsome volume in contemporary three-quarter calf binding, containing lectures delivered during the Easter Term 1831 by Richard Whately, Archbishop of Dublin and Professor of Political Economy at Oxford University. Whately (1787-1863), was an English academic, rhetorician, logician, philosopher, economist, and theologian. He was a prolific and combative author over a wide range of topics.
Second edition, including Lecture IX and other additions not part of the first edition.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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