London: Printed for T. Cadell, 1777. xvi,176pp. Contemporary calf, spine gilt with raised bands. Front hinge cracked but holding. Contemporary ownership name on titlepage. Very good. Item #WRCAM26735
Second edition, printed same year as the first. This is a sequel to Price's OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE OF CIVIL LIBERTY. Price was a well-known British Presbyterian minister and the author of several notable books about moral philosophy and economics. He was particularly friendly with a number of Americans and vigorously argued their part in the British debate over colonial taxation and government. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 77-75b. SABIN 65444. HOWES P583.