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|MALTHUS, Rev. Thomas Robert||An essay on the principle of population; or, a view of its past and present effects on human happiness; with an inquiry into our prospects respecting the future removal or mitigation of the evils which it occasions. ... Sixth edition. In two volumes.|
|Publisher: London: John Murray. 1826|
London: John Murray. 1826. Two vols., 8vo., xviii + 535 + (1) and iv + 528pp., well bound in a relatively modern green quarter morocco over cloth boards, spine gilt with raised bands and contrasting labels, top edges gilt. A very good presentation copy inscribed in ink> on the title-page of vol.I to 'George Batten Esq. from Mrs Malthus'.> Kress C.1724. Goldsmiths 24893. The last lifetime edition, with Malthus's final revisions and a short explanatory 'Advertisement' (pp. xv - xvi) written on...
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