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(HUME, David.) BROWN, Iain Gordon, ed.

My Own Life 1776....

Edited from the original manuscript, the property of The Royal Society of Edinburgh on deposit in The National Library of Scotland, and with an Introduction, Notes and Commentary by Iain Gordon Brown.

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Published: Edinburgh The Royal Society of Edinburgh, 2014

Stock Code: 113267

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Notes

First edition of the facsimile of Hume's original manuscript of "My Own Life", written shortly before his death in 1776 and first published in 1777. The editor has added a complete transcription, introduction and notes. Published in an edition of 500 copies.

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Description

Quarto. Publisher's boards, cream paper backstrip lettered in Green, with the dust jacket.

Illustrations

Frontispiece portrait, 3 further portraits, 3 plates and 14-page facsimile of Hume's original manuscript included in the pagination.

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