FERGUSON, Adam. Geschichte des Fortgangs und Untergangs der Romischen Republik.
Leipzig : 1784-86First edition in German. "During 1782 and 1783 Ferguson helped found the Royal Society of Scotland. His three-volume History of the Progress and Termination of the Roman Republic, narrating the rise and fall of the republic as a story of civic virtue and its corruption, appeared in 1783. The book was warmly received in Scotland, where excerpts were... Learn More£750.00
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FERGUSON, Adam. Principles of Moral and Political Science; Being chiefly a Retrospect of Lectures delivered in the College of Edinburgh.
Edinburgh & London : 1792First edition, "an expansion of a sketchy earlier version that Ferguson had published as Institutes of Moral Philosophy" (Chuo). In 1764 Ferguson took up the chair of ethics and pneumatical philosophy at the University of Edinburgh, having previously, from 1759, held the chair of natural philosophy. A short conspectus of his lectures was published in... Learn More£4,750.00
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(FERGUSON, Adam.) AMOH, Yasuo, LINGLEY, Darren & Hiroko AOKI, Eds. Adam Ferguson and the American Revolution.
Tokyo : 2015First edition thus, a transcript of the proceedings of the Carlisle Peace Commission, a group including Adam Ferguson, sent to America in April 1778 by the British Government in order to put an end to the American Revolutionary War. The transcript is made from one of three known copies, that belonging to Edinburgh University Library, which is labelled... Learn More£250.00
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