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Alciphron: Or the Minute Philosopher in Seven Dialogues with A New Theory of Vision; Containing an Apology for the Christian Religion, Against Those Who are Called Free-Thinkers

Alciphron: Or the Minute Philosopher in Seven Dialogues with A New Theory of Vision; Containing an Apology for the Christian Religion, Against Those Who are Called Free-Thinkers

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Alciphron: Or the Minute Philosopher in Seven Dialogues with A New Theory of Vision; Containing an Apology for the Christian Religion, Against Those Who are Called Free-Thinkers

by Berkeley, George

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London: J. Tonson, 1732. Second edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 2 vol. 8vo. [15], 2-356, [4]; [9], 2-351, [3] pp. Modern half brown calf over marbled paper boards, spine in six compartments with gilt lettering and gilt rules; new endpapers and pastedowns, brown topstain and red decorative speckling to fore-edge and bottom edge. Volume 1 missing the A4 blank (the blank leaf called for between the errata and the contents has been excised), otherwise both volumes collate complete. Keynes A17. A handsome set of two of Berkeley's principal works. Bindings are about Fine, contents Very Good+, leaves very clean with occasional light wear (Volume 1: bottom corner of L1 missing; Volume 2: the first three or so gatherings show minor loss at the front gutter).

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Title
Alciphron: Or the Minute Philosopher in Seven Dialogues with A New Theory of Vision; Containing an Apology for the Christian Religion, Against Those Who are Called Free-Thinkers
Author
Berkeley, George
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Hardcover
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Second edition
Publisher
J. Tonson
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1732
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