Phaethon: Or, Loose Thoughts for Loose Thinkers.

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $175.00

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Cambridge: Macmillan, 1852. First edition (NCBEL v.3, 936). Early 20th century blue half leather, gilt lettered and decorated, marbled paper boards, top edge gilt, ribbon marker, by Root & Son, 100 pp., a leaf of ads at the rear. "In his Socratic dialogue "Phaethon"....Kingsley attempted a systematic refutation of Emerson's doctrines. This vendetta against Emerson seems curious in retrospect: English thinkers had more influence on Emerson than he upon them." (Norman Vance, "The Sinews of the Spirit", Cambridge U.P., 2009, p.85). Very little wear, a Fine copy.

Title: Phaethon: Or, Loose Thoughts for Loose Thinkers.

Author Name: Kingsley, Charles

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Seller ID: kingsley,charles175cambridge:macmillan,1852.firs