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Education; Intellectual, Moral, and Physical by  Herbert Spencer - Hardcover - 1884 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and Biblio.com

Education; Intellectual, Moral, and Physical

by Spencer, Herbert

Condition: Good Plus/No Jacket


N.Y.: John B. Alden, 1884 Original green blindstamped cloth lettered and decorated in gold on boards. Prominent British liberal theorist of the 19th Century, he is credited with coining the phrase, "Survival of the fittest," after reading Darwin's "Origin of Species." His books sold like hotcakes, and his influence was tremendous. Both hinges have cracked, and been carefully repaired. 274 pp.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.



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