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Published: 05 February 2015

1,288 Pages | 35 plates


ISBN: 9780199643035

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The Papers of the Metaphysical Society, 1869-1880

A Critical Edition

Edited by Catherine Marshall, Bernard Lightman, and Richard England

  • This edition releases never before published primary sources that illustrate important changes within the intellectual elite during the 1870s.
  • The Metaphysical Society was composed of scientists, politicians, religious figures and other intellectuals, and the edition will be of interest to scholars working across a wide range of topics.
  • The Papers are accompanied by a substantial scholarly apparatus, including headnotes, annotations, and introduction.
  • The edition is split into three volumes for ease of use, illustrated with portraits of members of the Society.

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