Enquiry was extensively revised for its second edition." (2)" /> GODWIN, William (1756-1836). <I>Enquiry concerning Political Justice, and its Influence on Morals and Happiness ... The second edition corrected.</I> London: C. C. and J. Robinson, 1796. 2 volumes, 8°. Without half titles (some mainly marginal staining and browning). Contemporary reverse calf (joints split, extremities rubbed, a few stains). <I>Provenance</I>: pencil annotation. Lowndes III, 905 (erroneously dating the second edition 1795); cf. <I>PMM</I> 243: "... one of the earliest, the clearest, and most absolute theoretical expositions of socialist and anarchist doctrine"; Rothschild 1016: "The <I>Enquiry</I> was extensively revised for its second edition." (2) | Christie's