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Moral and Political Works

“PRODUCED A FERMENTATION OF ENGLISH THOUGHT UNSURPASSED UNTIL THE ADVENT OF DARWINISM” (PMM)

HOBBES, Thomas. Moral and Political Works. London, Printed in the Year 1750.

First collected edition of the Works of Thomas Hobbes, "the most original political philosopher of his time" (PMM), featuring such seminal writings as Leviathan, De Corpore, Human Nature, Behemoth and others, with engraved frontispiece portrait and re-engraved Leviathan title page, in contemporary calf binding. $9200.

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Tracts

"THE MOST ORIGINAL POLITICAL PHILOSOPHER OF HIS TIME" (PMM)

HOBBES, Thomas. Tracts. London, 1682.

First collected edition of four late works by Thomas Hobbes, revised from the original manuscripts, including Behemoth, Hobbes' dialogue-history of the Civil War, as well as his Answer to Archbishop Bramhall, a useful source for Hobbes' complicated religious doctrines. An excellent copy, complete with engraved frontispiece portrait and folding engraved plate, in contemporary calf. $5200.

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