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Shaftesbury, Anthony, Earl of
Characteristicks. Volume II. An Inquiry Concerning Virtue and Merit. The Moralists; a Philosophical Rhapsody.

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Title

Shaftesbury, Anthony, Earl of
Characteristicks. Volume II. An Inquiry Concerning Virtue and Merit. The Moralists; a Philosophical Rhapsody.

Subject

Shaftesbury, Anthony, Earl of

Description

Fifth edition texts, printed by John Baskerville. Second of three volumes. Full contemporary calf. Cover has gilded borders, spine, and emblem of a crown atop swirls. Inside cover has both bookplates of Edith Wharton and the Bibliotheque de Rosny. Notes that the former edition contained mistakes, and asserts that this publication is corrected and complete.

Source

[PC]

Publisher

Baskerville (Birmingham)

Date

(1711) 1773

Language

English

Identifier

2005_047_1278_2

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Citation

“Shaftesbury, Anthony, Earl of Characteristicks. Volume II. An Inquiry Concerning Virtue and Merit. The Moralists; a Philosophical Rhapsody.,” EWL, accessed February 25, 2024, http://edithwhartonslibrary.org/ewl/items/show/1744.