De la division du travail social.
Étude sur l'organisation des sociétés supérieures.Paris: Ancienne Librairie Germer Baillière et Cie, Félix Alcan Éditeur, 1893 Stock Code: 131862
First edition of the author's first major work and one of the founding texts in the field of sociology. The Division of Labour in Society was Durkheim's dissertation, which built on the ideas of August Comte to analyse the way that societies maintain order and how this changes as they progress from primitive to industrial modes of organisation.
Octavo. Original blue-green wrappers printed in black, rebacked preserving covers, laid down, spine plain.
With the 32 pp. publisher's advertisements at rear. Ownership stamp of A. Hamon to title page in purple ink, monogram stamp to front cover and title page also in purple ink. Endpapers browned, else contents bright and clean. A good copy.
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