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SMILES, Samuel.

Self-Help;

with illustrations of Conduct and Perseverance.

Published: London: John Murray, 1877

Stock code: 101658

Price: £65

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A handsomely bound copy of what has been called “the bible of mid-Victorian liberalism”, originally published in 1859.

Octavo (172 106 mm). Contemporary red half calf, decorative gilt spine, green morocco label, marbled paper sides, edges and endpapers. A few scrapes to binding, light foxing to title page.

Bibliography: Printing and the Mind of Man 346.

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