30 April 2008
MILLAR, John (1735-1801), Observations concerning the Distinction of Ranks in Society. London: W. and J. Richardson, 1771.
4° (270 x 215 mm). Half-title and publisher's advertisements. (Occasional light spotting.) Contemporary calf, spine with raised bands in six compartments, red morocco lettering piece in second, FFF stamp to sixth compartment (corners slightly bumped with minor scratch to upper cover). Provenance: Francis Ferrand Foljambe (binding). 'A pioneering attempt at a historical sociology of social authority' (ODNB).
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