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8vo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; 256 pp. Blue linen cloth with gilt lettering and decorations on spine and front board. Photograph of Smith as frontis with a tissue protector. The rough cut text edges are mildly browned. Corners are bumped. Text is very clean and the binding is tight. Smith appears to have been a man of many talents and avocations. Essentially self-educated, he achieved wide acceptance as a lecturer and writer and had close ties with the philosophy department at Yale. Contents are: The Laws of Motion and Force, Applications of This Law, The Tendency Towards World-Wide Peace, Human Progress, The Agreement Between the Law of Evolution and the Law of Human Happiness, Sexual Evolution and Equilibrium, Moral and Religious Problems, Esthetic Evolution or the Evolution of Beauty, the Evolution of Artistic Beauty and Art, The Play Theory of Art, The Tendencies of Life and Art.
Title: A New Theory of Evolution of the Principles of Economy, Efficiency, and Harmony As Primary and Essential Traits of Universal Progress.
Categories: Social Sciences,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York., The Abbey Press: 1901
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 2803
Keywords: Smith Evolution Sociology Abbey Press