Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1885. First edition. Hardcover. 2 vol. , ii-cxlv, , 2-302, ; , 2-320 pp. Brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Translated into English with introduction, marginal analysis essays, notes and indices. Contemporary bookplate of George Charles Bright, M.D. on each front pastedown. Volume one includes the introduction and the translation, volume two part one contains the notes. The first two volumes only of Jowett's thorough translation of Aristotle's Politics. Oxford DNB, "Jowett, Benjamin". SEP "Aristotle's Political Theory". Aristotle's treatise on political science: how governments and communities should work for the Good (human well-being). Translated by a skilled classicist. Good+. Item #00009797
A Good or better set with two tape ghosts on each spine, one leaf shows a few annotations, volume one shows a small strain to its binding in the middle of the gutter.