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The bridle of vanity : or, Knowledge, progress, liberty, and equality : considered in their verity : and in their fallacy

Putnam, E.

Published by Patrick Donahoe, Boston, 1862
Condition: Near fine Hardcover
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Small octavo in blind stamped maroon cloth with gilt title to spine; xx, 290 p. ; 19 cm. Scarce 19th century American work on theology and political philosophy. WorldCat lists but six holdings and none on the west coast. Contains four essays and a supplement, as follows: "Of Knowledge; Or, Charlemagne, His Scholarship"; "The Tyranny of Progress"; "The Fact of Liberty: Considered Politically. Its Theological Import" ; "The Limitations of Equality ; The Consent of the Governed." Blind stamp of "Michael Flood. Catholic. Book & Print Seller. 121 Kerny St. San Francisco" to front fep. Mild foxing to endpapers, very light wear to spine head and foot; else an impressively tight and crisp copy. Near fine thus. Bookseller Inventory # 19781

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Title: The bridle of vanity : or, Knowledge, ...

Publisher: Patrick Donahoe, Boston

Publication Date: 1862

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near fine

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