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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

by Locke, John

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London, 1793. 19th edition. full calf. Excellent - bindings lightly rubbed, contents clean and bright. 8vo., 2 vol., Full marbled calf, black labels with gold lettering and trim, with the folded analysis table in volume I..

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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding is one of John Locke's two most famous works, the other being his Second Treatise on Civil Government. First appearing in 1690, the essay concerns the foundation of human knowledge and understanding. He describes the mind at birth as a blank slate (tabula rasa, although he did not use those actual words) filled later through experience.

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Quaker Hill Books US (US)
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Title
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
Author
Locke, John
Book condition
Used
Publisher
London, 1793.
Keywords
PHILOSOPHY. ABAAAPP

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