London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1918. First edition. Hardcover. 234 pp. Bound in maroon cloth with gold lettering and gold rules on the spine. Lacks the dust jacket. Russell today remains one of the most significant philosophers and logicians of the twentieth century, and was one of the founders of analytic philosophy. Russell won the Nobel Prize and was also well-known as a pacifist and an advocate for numerous progressive causes. Blackwell & Ruja A28.1a. An attractive copy of this early and important collection of essays, uncommon in the first edition. Very Good. Item #00007962
A Very Good book with light wear to the crown and heel of the spine, rubbing and light wear to the extremities, and darkening to the textblock.