PALEY, William. The Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy.


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Two volumes. London: R. Faulder, 1785. Large post octavo. pp. (1) xxxv, [5], 382 (2) [viii], 446, [2 ( Faulder’s List)]. Contemporary full sprinkled calf, title in gilt on black morocco labels on spine. All edges sprinkled. Traces of old inoffensive waterstain to volume two. A very attractive set.
Referenced by: ESTC t060070.
William Paley, (1743-1805) English Anglican priest, Utilitarian philosopher, and author of influential works on Christianity, ethics, and science, among them the standard exposition in English theology of the teleological argument for the existence of God.

[Cat 148 Porch]


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