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The Earlier Letters of John Stuart Mill 1812-1848

Volumes XII-XIII

Edited by: Francis Mineka

In this collection of 537 letters and excerpts of letters are included all the personal letters available. It contains 238 hitherto unpublished letters and 72 letters with previously unpublished passages. Letters previously published have been recollated whenever possible. All are meticulously edited and annotated.

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MillJohn Stuart:

One of the English-speaking world’s most influential philosophers, John Stuart Mill (1806-1873) wrote on countless topics, including logic, politics, women’s rights, legal history, medicine, and the philosophy of science.


Francis E. Mineka (1907-1985) was a professor of English at Cornell University.

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