SKU: 015725 Category:


Elements of Modern Materialism
Book #: 015725

Author: Knowlton, Charles
Publisher: Printed for the Author, by A. Oakey
Place: Adams, MA
Year: 1829
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 8 1/4″ x 5 1/2″
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 8 1/4″ x 5 1/2″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Full leather, gilt-stamping on spine, 448 pages. Title continues: “Inculcating the Idea of a Future State, in Which All Will be More Happy, Under Whatever Circumstances They May be Placed, Than if They Experienced No Misery in This Life.” Notably, this was the first American book to advocate for birth control. Covers scuffed, wear at extremities, foxed throughout but still highly readable, scattered pencil marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 015725.