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RUSSELL, Bertrand.
Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy.
London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd, 1919. London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd,, 1919. Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Spine lightly sunned with slight lean, light spotting to edges and to initial and final leaves; still an excellent copy. First edition, first impression, based on a set of public lectures Russell had delivered in autumn 1917 which were intended to serve as a popular introduction to the system of Principia Mathematica. He wrote the book while serving a six-month prison sentence for an article he wrote alleging that American troops would be employed in Britain as strike-breakers. The print run was 1,430 copies, of which 67 were for review and 260 for the American market. Blackwell & Ruja A30.1a.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]

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