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A collection of several pieces of Mr. John Locke

never before printed, or not extant in his works.

Published by Printed by J. Bettenham for R. Francklin ... in London .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Dedication "to Hugh Wrottesley Esquire".
The character of Mr. Locke by Mr. Peter Coste.
The fundamental constitutions of Carolina.
A letter from a person of quality to his friend in the country [on the Test Act, by Shaftesbury].
Remarks upon some of Mr. Norris's books.
Elements of natural philosophy.
Some thoughts concerning reading and study for a gentleman.
Several letters to Anth. Collins Esq; and other persons [i.e. Mr. Oldenburg; the Lady Calverley in Yorkshire; the Reverend Mr. Richard King; **** [i.e. Leonard Twells]].
Rules of a society [of "pacific Christians"] , which met once a week, for their improvement in useful knowledge [founded by Locke in London ca.1688].
Books printed for, and sold by Rich. Francklin.

Edition Notes

ESTC t117306
The following variants are known: title vignette with three figures or with an angel blowing a trumpet; leaves E2 and E7 cancelled or intact; and dedication signed P. Des Maizeaux or unsigned.
This copy has the three figures vignette; leaves E2 and E7 intact; a signed dedication. Appended are [8] p. of advertisements for William Taylor.
Advertisements: [3] p. at end.
"Errata.": p. [19] at end.
Page [36] at front blank.
Head- and tail-pieces; initials.

Early works to 1800.


Library of Congress
B1255 .A5 1729

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[36], xxiv, [2], 362, [22] p., [1] leaf of plates :
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