STIRLING, James Hutchison. 5744

£65

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘J.H.Stirling’, to Sydney Smith, Edinburgh University, discussing the poor sales of ‘Philosophy in the Poets’ and offering “to take over the ‘rest’ of the edition at what price might appear fair”. 1 page 5 x 4 inches, in good condition. Edinburgh, 9 February 1894. James Hutchison Stirling (1820-1909), Scottish philosopher. Published ‘The Secret of Hegel’ (1865), ‘Text Book to Kant’ (1861) and other works. Sought to refute Huxley’s theory of protoplasm, 1869.