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BABBAGE, Charles.
The Ninth Bridgewater Treatise. A Fragment.

pp. vii, (i), xxii, (23)-270. 3 plates within the pagination, occasional text figure. Half calf rubbed along the edges, new spine label, engraved book-plate of LORD STANLEY OF ALDERLEY with his signature at the head of the title, signature of JOHN COLSTON BABBAGE [probably killed in the First World War in 1916], on front free end-paper, a very good copy.

*LORD STANLEY OF ALDERLEY [1827-1903], converted to Islam in 1862, and became the first Muslim member of the House of Lords.

John Murray. London.

Date Published: 1838. Second edition.

Stock No. 59407

Price: 200.00