Athenian constitutional history, as represented in grote's history of greece.
Oxford and London. James Parker and Co., 1878. First edition in English.
8vo. viii, 105, , 16pp. With a tipped-in errata slip and a terminal publisher's advertisement catalogue. Original publisher's brown buckram, lettered in gilt. Extremities lightly rubbed, spine sunned with short split to head. Internally clean and crisp.
The first edition in English, translated by philosopher and social theorist Bernard Bosanquet (1848-1923), of German classical scholar Georg Friedrich Schomann's (1793-1879) critical analysis of George Grote's (1794-1871) conclusions regarding Athenian authority and democracy, as expressed in his monumental History of Greece (London, 1846-56).£ 50.00 Antiquates Ref: 21283