An Essay on the Principle of Population; or, a View of Its Past and Present Effects on Human Happiness; with an Enquiry Into Our Prospects Respecting the Future Removal or Mitigation of the Evils Which it Occasions

An Essay on the Principle of Population; or, a View of Its Past and Present Effects on Human Happiness; with an Enquiry Into Our Prospects Respecting the Future Removal or Mitigation of the Evils Which it Occasions

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Author

Malthus, T[homas] R[obert]

Publisher

J. Johnson

Reference

423

viii, [4], 610pp. Rebound in modern full calf, smooth spine, divided into six panels by gilt roll and rules, original morocco label to second panel, covers bordered with two double fillets enclosing an elongated volute roll in blind. Original title label slightly chipped, otherwise externally very good indeed. Internally the title and preface are foxed, with light foxing throughout, occasionally heavier, title slightly chipped to extremities, with small number to top right hand corner. The quarto second edition, heavily revised and enlarged, Kress B.4701, Goldsmith 18640

Size

4to

Condition

Good

Binding

Full Calf

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1803

Edition

Second Edition