Principles of Political Economy.
With Some of Their Applications to Social Philosophy. In Two Volumes. Fourth Edition.London: John W. Parker and Son, 1857 Stock Code: 147268
Fourth edition of Mill's great treatise on political economy; a nice example in the original cloth. "From the moment of publication, Mill's Principles was hailed as a classic, far more congenial to the public than earlier economic textbooks, and far more readable than the Logic" (ODNB). "To many generations of students, Mill's Principles was the undisputed bible of economic doctrine" (Roll, History of Economic Thought, p. 353).
2 volumes, octavo. Original green cloth, printed paper labels to spines, light blue endpapers.
Light rubbing, small chip to rear joint of vol. II; an excellent copy, contents clean, square and firm, partly unopened.
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