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1 Mill, John Stuart A System of Logic, Ratiocinative and Inductive; Being a Connected View of The Principles of Eviodence and the Methods of Scientific Investigation
New York Harper & Bros 1869 Later Printing. Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket 
New York: Harper & Bros, 1869. Philosopher, political economist, the most interesting intellect of the 19th Century, Mill was also an important figure in the history of science and the development of what we call today its methodology. Originally published in 1843, this is a Very Good Plus to Near Fine copy of a Later American Printing. Large, sturdy octavo in brown pebbled cloth, ruled on the front and rear covers, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean text, nicely bright; 600 pages, indexed. Contemporary (dated 1869, at Harvard) signature on the third free endpaper. There are a few penciled notations scattered throughout, but particularly in the section dealing with the chain of reason. A solid copy of this important work. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Later Printing.. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Mill, John Stuart Autobiography
London Longmans, Green & Co 1879 Sixth Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1879. J.S. Mill (1806-1873), philosopher and political economist, certainly one of the leading intellectual lights of the 19th Century, remains relevant today. This is a Very Good copy of the Sixth Edition. Green cloth binding, ruled in black, with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean Text; 325 pages, indexed, with a list of Mill's works appended. Mild rubbing on the edges, and slightly cocked. The gutters have split but are holding well. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Sixth Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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3 Mill, John Stuart Autobiography By John Stuart Mill
New York Henry Holt and Company 1874 First American Edition. Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1874. Longmans published the First Edition of the great philosopher's autobiography in 1873, the year of his death; Holt began publishing it in the following year, and continued on into the Twentieth Century. There is no publication date for this copy, but it contains the note that it is "Published by arrangement with the author's executor," indicating a very early printing if not the First. This is a Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine copy. Dark brown cloth binding, ruled, and with gilt titling on the spine. Clean text; 313 pages, quite bright and fresh. There is a small bookplate on the front paste-down and some minor rubbing to the margins; else a Fine copy, and quite readable today.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Mill, John Stuart On Liberty
London & New York George Routledge & Sons & E.P. Dutton & Co 1890 First Thus. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London & New York: George Routledge & Sons & E.P. Dutton & Co, 1890. Mill (1806-1873) remains one of the 19th Century's most interesting philosophers; his writings still inform liberal and libertarian political thought in both England and America. The essay was originally published by Parker in 1859. Here is a nice little late Victorian edition, part of "The New Universal Library.Others to follow at short intervals." A Very Good copy of the First Edition Thus, with an Index "now first added." Green cloth binding; fancy gilt decoration and title on the spine in gilt. Clean text; 176 pages, with eight pages of publisher adverts in the rear. Light wear; some bubbling to the covers. There is no publication date; Quercus offers a stylistic guess of circa 1890-1900. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Mill, John Stuart On Representative Government
London Longmans, Green and Co. 1865 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1865. Mill's essay was first published by Parker & Son in 1861; this is a Very Good copy of "The People's Edition" from four years later. An uncommon edition. Small format, in a brown cloth binding with gilt titling on the front cover. Clean text; 141 pages, with two pages of publisher's adverts in the rear. Textblock is nicely bright and clear. Bumped corners; spine rubbed at its margins; light fading along the edges; small inkspot on the front cover. . Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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6 Mill, John Stuart Principles of Political Economy (2 Volumes)
New York D. Appleton and Company 1884 Rep[rint. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1884. J.S. Mill (1806-1873), philosopher and political economist, was one of the leading intellectual lights of the 19th Century and remains relevant today. His book on political economy was first published in England (1848) and reprinted in America beginning in the 1860s. These are two volumes from the edition of 1884; Volume One is Very Good (Plus), and Volume Two is Very Good (Minus). Brown pebbled cloth bindings, ruled in black with gilt lettering on the spine. Clean texts; 661 pages, with Appendix, and 603 pages, with three pages of publisher's adverts. The text is bright and still quite readable. Unfortunately, Volume II has seen water in its life, causing some discoloring of the lower quarter of the boards (not affecting the spine). Otherwise a very sound set, with very minimal rubbing or bumping. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Rep[rint.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 Mill, John Stuart The Contest in America
Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1862 First Thus Paperback Near Fine No Jacket 
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1862. In this small pamphlet, which was "Reprinted from "Fraser's magazine," the English philosopher gives his view to the American Civil War, which was just starting. This is a Near Fine copy. Paperbound, with the pages sewn in; 82 pages.Text is bright and clear; no markings. Two small tape repairs to the spine; soiling to rear cover; the front corners are creased from being bumped at some time.. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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8 Mill, John Stuart The Subjection of Women
New York Henry Holt 1874 First Thus. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: Henry Holt, 1874. Mill remains the greatest advocate for liberty and women's rights.This is a Very Good copy of the first Holt edition, which followed those of Lippencott and Appleton by five years. Green cloth binding with gilt lettering. Wear at the tips and the top of the spine. Penciled previous-owner signature on FFEP and a second owner in ink on Title Page. Occasional pencil notes in text. No dustjacket; in an archival plastic protector. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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