Light/UV damage to spine. Hinges wearing. Ink on spine.
Privately-bound hardcover volume containing 19 pamphlets.
Essays and pamphlets bound in a single volume by Russell's father, Lord Amberley.
Contents: Trois lecons sur les principes philosphiques et juridiques du mariage / par le professeur Emile Acollas -- Our social health : a discourse delivered before the "Ladies Sanitary Association," February 28th, 1865 / by Garth Wilkinson -- Post office savings' banks : a few plain words concerning them / by Frank Ives Scudamore, Receiver and Accountant-General, General Post Office -- Lecture on Buddhist nihilism / by F. Max Muller delivered before the general meeting of the Association of German Philologists, at Kiel, 28th Sept., 1869 -- Moral influence of law : a lecture / by F. W. Newman Latin professor at University College, London, at South-place Chapel, Finsbury, May 20, 1860 -- Depression of the bulk of the people : causes and remedies, from the Black Dwarf of Nov. 12, 1823 -- Address to working-men on the evils of trades unions and strikes / by Thomas Evans -- Destitute incurables in workhouses : a paper read at the Social Science Meeting at Glasgow, September 1860 -- Remarks on 'incurables' in workhouses -- Permissive Bill more urgent than any extension of the franchise : an address at ramsgate, February 17th, 1865 / by Professor F. W. Newman -- Professor F. W. Newman on vegetarianism, Manchester, October 14th, 1868 -- Lecture on vegetarianism / by Emeritus Professor F. W. Newman, delivered at Gloucester, December 2, 1870 -- Penny vegetarian cookery; or, vegetarianism adapted to the working classes : containing an introduction, showing the economical and beneficial tendency of vegetarian habits; an invalid's dietary table; a family dietary table; a bachelor's dietary table; a marketing table; a chemical table ; and instructions and recipes for upwards of fifty different articles of food -- Medical and scientific testimony in favour of a vegetarian diet -- Cookery for the Lancashire Operatives / by an Englishman, 1863 -- Medical freedom versus vaccination tyranny / by Professor F. W. Newman -- Inosculation of the arts and sciences, address delivered at the Town Hall, Birmingham, on the 29th September, 1870 / by Lyon Playfair .