In pleasant contemporary binding

KANT, Immanuel

Critik der practischen Vernunft

Publication: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch, Riga, 1788.

KANT, Immanuel, Critik der practischen Vernunft, Riga, 1788.
Kant’s famous second Critique in a lovely example of the first edition. Read More

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Our Notes & References

A fresh example in a lovely binding of the first edition of Kant’s celebrated Critique of Practical Reason in which the philosopher formulates the ‘categorical imperative’, the foundation of modern ethics.

Bibliography PMM 226 (note).

 

Physical Description

Kant, Kritik der praktischen Vernunft, erstausgabe, 1788

Octavo (19.7 x 11 cm). Woodcut vignette on title.

Binding Contemporary half calf, spine gilt decorated in compartments with floral motifs.

Condition

Hand-written inscription to title, binding rather rubbed and scuffed, esp. at extremities, corners a bit bumped.

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