Alciphron: or, the minute philosopher. In seven dialogues.; Containing an apology for the Christian religion, against those who are called Free-Thinkers.

[BERKELEY, George]. Alciphron: or, the minute philosopher. In seven dialogues. Containing an apology for the Christian religion, against those who are called Free-Thinkers. Dublin: Printed for Thomas Watson, 1755.

Large Twelvemo (6 13/16 x 3 7/8 inches; 174 x 199 mm). (xii), 370, (1 advertisement), (1 blank) pp. Contemporary speckled calf, spine with five raised bands ruled in gilt, decorated board edges. With the blue library stamp of St. John's College, Waterford on the front free endpaper. Lacking spine lettering label, otherwise an excellent copy.

An uncommon edition of the major philosophical work of the eighteenth century.

Without Berkeley's name on the title-page. With leaf C6 in the original state , but slit for cancelling. Otherwise conforming to the third twelvemo edition described in Benson's The curious case of Berkeley's Alciphron printed in 1755, Long Room 28-29, 1984. Item #00977

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