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Very rare French antique book by Hippolyte Taine "Le Positivisme Anglais, Etude sur Stuart Mill" first edition, 1864 Germer Baillière Paris

Very rare French antique book by Hippolyte Taine "Le Positivisme Anglais, Etude sur Stuart Mill" first edition, 1864 Germer Baillière Paris

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This is a French vintage book from the XIX th century written by French historian Hippolyte Taine and published in 1864. This work is still studied today in colleges ("English Positivism: A Study on John Stuart Mill").

This is a luxury copy of the first edition of this book published in 1864.

As it is over 150 years old, it is in vintage condition with a beautiful antique patina and many signs of age : the pages have humidity spots ansd a beige hue, the cover is slightly discolored in some parts due to usage, the leather has nicely aged.

This copy used to belong to the library of French officers from the 70e Régiment d'Infanterie and carries their stamp on the first few pages. The book also has a cigar smell, having spent decades in the Officers' library.
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Title: "Le Positivisme Anglais, Etude sur Stuart Mill" (English Positivism: A Study on John Stuart Mill)
Author : Hippolyte Taine
Size : 10.7 X 16.5 cm
Number of pages : 157
Year : 1864
Language : French
Editor: First edition,Germer Baillière Paris

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you wish to buy several items. We will gladly revise the shipping cost.
This is a French vintage book from the XIX th century written by French historian Hippolyte Taine and published in 1864. This work is still studied today in colleges ("English Positivism: A Study on John Stuart Mill").

This is a luxury copy of the first edition of this book published in 1864.

As it is over 150 years old, it is in vintage condition with a beautiful antique patina and many signs of age : the pages have humidity spots ansd a beige hue, the cover is slightly discolored in some parts due to usage, the leather has nicely aged.

This copy used to belong to the library of French officers from the 70e Régiment d'Infanterie and carries their stamp on the first few pages. The book also has a cigar smell, having spent decades in the Officers' library.
Please see all the photos for details.

Title: "Le Positivisme Anglais, Etude sur Stuart Mill" (English Positivism: A Study on John Stuart Mill)
Author : Hippolyte Taine
Size : 10.7 X 16.5 cm
Number of pages : 157
Year : 1864
Language : French
Editor: First edition,Germer Baillière Paris

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you wish to buy several items. We will gladly revise the shipping cost.

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