Alciphron: Or the Minute Philosopher in Seven Dialogues with A New Theory of Vision; Containing an Apology for the Christian Religion, Against Those Who are Called Free-Thinkers

London: J. Tonson, 1732. Second edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 2 volumes. 356 pp.; 351 pp. Modern three-quarter brown calf over marbled paper, spine in six compartments with gilt lettering and gilt rules, decorations and rules stamped in blind on the spine, new endpapers and pastedowns, brown topstain and red decorative speckling to fore-edge and bottom edge. Volume 1 missing the A4 blank (the blank leaf called for between the errata and the contents has been excised), otherwise both volumes collate complete. Keynes A17. A handsome set of two of Berkeley's principal works. Near Fine. Item #00008013

Bindings are about Fine, contents Near Fine, leaves very clean with occasional light wear (Volume 1: bottom corner of L1 missing; Volume 2: minor damage to bottom of A1 through B1 (presumably from a small piece of debris that lay there for many decades), similar flaw to the bottom of the Aa gathering).

Price: $1,250.00

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