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John Stuart on The Subjection of Women 1st Edition  

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The Subjection of Women

Mill, John Stuart


Longman, Green, Reader, and Dyer



[iv], 188 pp. (8vo) original bindstamped tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.

Presentation inscription "From the author" at the head of half-title. A cornerstone work in the literature of gender equality. With the ownership signature of F.W. Newman on front free endpaper. Francis William Newman was the younger brother of Cardinal John Henry Newman, and a distinguished scholar and author of many tracts on the social problems of the day, including women's suffrage.

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Spine sunned, light wear and soiling to cloth, hinges cracked but holding tightly; a few light pencil markings within; very good.

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