Pascal's Thoughts

Thoughts on Religion



[002240] Pascal, Monsieur; Kennet, Basil (Trans.). Thoughts on Religion and Other Curious Subjects. London: John Pemberton, 1731. Third Edition. 8vo. Hardback. Good. [2], xliv, 224, [209]-[224], 225-315pp, [1], full calf, modern reback, spine divided into six panels, earlier title label laid down to second panel, date to foot, original covers with double fillet gilt border.

Spine slightly faded, corners worn with small amounts of loss, upper cover with band of surface abrasion across width, lightly browned internally, small stain to head of title, but generally fairly bright and clean. Previous owners names in pen to font pastedown and ffep, previous owners (Stainbank) armorial book plate to front pastedown.

With initial advertisement leaf, a reissue of the second edition with a cancel title page