Edition: First printing
New York: Farrar, Straus & Cudahy, 1956. Brick cloth. pp xx, 396. Page edges yellowed, else fine. Dust jacket has a chip across head of bit tanned spine (no printing affected); VG otherwise. "Sydney Smith, 'the most famous wit of his generation' (1771-1845), is an example of English liberalism at its best." - jacket.