M’CARTHY, Denis. A Catechetical Compendium of Locke’s Essay on the Human Understanding.


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TEACHING LOCKE AT TCD. Arranged for the Purpose of Obviating the Difficulties, and Facilitating the Study, of the important Work in the Undergraduate Course of Trinity College, Dublin. For the Use of Students in the University, and Private Instruction. Dublin: Printed by J. Carrick & Son, 1823. First edition. 12mo. pp. x, [2], 156. Contemporary half calf on marbled boards, spine divided into six panels by gilt arabesque tool flanked by a gilt wave tool, title in gilt direct in the second, the remainder with interlinked drawer handle tools in gilt. Joints starting but firm, mild rubbing. Armorial bookplate of Thomas Rochfort on front pastedown. Paper repair to gutter of leaf B1. Early manuscript note loosely inserted. A very attractive copy. [L1BC 3B]

COPAC records copies at two locations BL and TCD. World Cat 2.


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