The Methods of Ethics.London, Macmillan and Co., 1874 Stock Code: 117791
NotesFirst edition of the philosopher's most famous and original work, the first of his three major textbooks and "a pioneering attempt to apply a scientific methodology to a wide range of philosophical topics" (The New Palgrave IV). Along with Alfred Marshall, Sidgwick was one of the two founding fathers of the Cambridge School of Economics.
Octavo. Rebound in green cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, edges uncut.
A fine copy.
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