First edition, first printing. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue cloth with titles in gilt to the spines. Pages untrimmed with some gatherings unopened. Ticket for Brentano's, Paris to the front pastedowns. A very good set, the bindings square and firm with minor rubbing to the boards. The contents with a little marking to endpapers and minor cracking to the front inner hinge of volume 1 are otherwise in good order and clean throughout, free from any previous owners' inscriptions or stamps. A bright and attractive set.
A seminal nineteenth-century work on conservative political thought. Provenance: From the library of Martin Stone.
Stock code: 17164