Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1897. First edition. Hardcover. 201 pp. Bound in navy blue cloth with gold lettering and publisher's device in gold on the spine, double-rules blind-stamped to top and bottom of spine, double-ruled blind-stamped border to both boards. Russell was one of the principal founders of analytic philosophy and one of the 20th centuries most important thinkers in philosophy of language, logic, and philosophy of mathematics. Russell won the Nobel Prize and was also well-known as a pacifist and an advocate for numerous progressive causes. Blackwell & Ruja A3.1a. A very presentable copy of Russell's first primarily philosophical book, presaging his important work in logic and the philosophy of mathematics. Very Good. Item #00007991
A Very Good book with light wear to the crown and heel of the spine, rubbing and light wear to the extremities, previous owner's name written on front pastedown and stamped on front endpaper and half-tilte page.