8vo. First edition. Original navy cloth, gilt. Portrait frontispiece. Spine just a little faded and with some very light spotting to the top edge. Pencil ownership of Christopher Hill on fly, with scattered pencil lines in the margins and pencil notes on both sides of the rear free endpaper. Near fine.
Christopher Hill (1912-2003) was an English Marxist historian and academic, specialising in seventeenth-century English history. From 1965 to 1978 he was Master of Balliol College, Oxford.
Author Butler, Samuel
Publisher Oxford, The Clarendon Press