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LOCKE John (1710.)


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Small 8vo. [8], 468, xcix, [1, transcription of Locke's tombstone] pp. Contemporary calf, spine with five single raised bands outlined in gilt, the second panel lettered in gilt on morocco label, the rest tooled in gilt, red edges, marbled endpapers (boards slightly scuffed and marked, front joint split but firmly holding, headcap rubbed). Rotterdam, Fritsch & Böhm.

The first collected edition of Locke's works in French. 'This edition contains, besides a reproduction of Locke's tombstone and the Éloge historique de Feu Mr. Locke par Mr. Jean Le Clerc, the following works: Lettre sur la Tolérence. - De la Conduite de l'Esprit dans la Recherche de la Vérité [both for the first time in French]. - Discours sur les Miracles. - Méthode nouvelle de dresser des Recueils. - Mémoirs pour servir à la Vie D'Antoine Ashley, Comte de Shaftesbury ...' (Christophersen).

Provenance: Monsieur Rondé.

Attig 868; Christophersen, p. 90; Yolton 372.

Stock Code: 233488

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