New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1869. First New York edition. 8vo, 188pp; original brown cloth with pale yellow coated endpapers. Bookplate; small nick to the edge of front endpaper; spine worn, especially at endsa, and edges rubbed. Item #206039
An ex-library copy of Mill's great essay, discarded from the collection of the Monson Free Library and Reading Room. This edition was evidently preceded by anothre in the same year published in Philadelphia. Mill's last book and an important contribution to the littures of feminism.