Thursday, March 10, 2011

Civilization: Its Cause and Cure by Edward Carpenter (1844-1929)


Civilization: Its Cause and Cure

by Edward Carpenter (1844-1929)

Book Description: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., Lim., London, 1900. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Hardcover, Red cloth boards with black title to cover and gilt title to spine, 6th Edition, 1900.

Book Condition: Fair, covers rubbed, soiled and stained (see photo), spine cover chipped, spine extremes frayed, spine faded, corners bumped, top soiled, front and back hinges cracked, binding loose, previous owner name to front endpapers, pages show slightest tanning otherwise free of marks. No dust jacket.

Contents:
Civilization: Its Cause and Cure, Modern Science: A Criticism, The Science of the Future: A Forecast, Defence of Criminals: A Criticism of Morality, Exfoliation: Lamark versus Darwin, Custom. -- 156 Pages. Good Reading Copy.

Status: SOLD, 27 September 2011 to Private Collector in Golden, CO, USA.

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