The Common-Wealth of Utopia: Containing a Learned and pleasant Discourse of the best state of a Publike Weale, as it is found in the Government of the new Ile called Utopia

The Common-Wealth of Utopia: Containing a Learned and pleasant Discourse of the best state of a Publike Weale, as it is found in the Government of the new Ile called Utopia
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Title:
The Common-Wealth of Utopia: Containing a Learned and pleasant Discourse of the best state of a Publike Weale, as it is found in the Government of the new Ile called Utopia
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 013052

Author: More, Sir Thomas
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Printed by B. Alsop & T. Fawcet
Place: London
Year: 1639
Edition: Fifth English Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket (as issued)
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 24mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 24mo. Text contains minor marks/notes in pen. Binding is sound. Previous owners' names in ink . Rebacked, original spine and board leather with gilt-stamped spine label, 305 pages, 5 1/2" x 3 1/4". Engraved title page by W. Marshall cut down, mounted, and inserted, a little toned with some paper loss to image on lower left edge; page 100 mistakenly printed as 110. The fifth and last English edition translated by Ralph Robinson, includes the dedication to More's grandson, Cresacre, that first appeared in the 1624 edition. Edges, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, scattered staining, pencil notes in blank margins. Includes 1992 receipt from Vanbrugh Rare Books. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Fiction; Politics & Government. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013052.