Light/UV damage to spine. Hinges wearing. Ink on spine.
Privately-bound hardcover volume containing 20 pamphlets.
Essays and pamphlets bound in a single volume by Russell's father, Lord Amberley
Contents: Earl Russell, the commune, & Christianity / by Humphry Sandwith -- Letters of social and political subjects / by Henry Crompton -- Paris / [Richard Congreve] -- Positivist considerations on the war / by Richard Congreve -- Our foreign poiicy / by Richard Congreve -- A word for France : addressed to the workmen of London / by E. S. Beesly -- A word for Germany, from an Engish republican ; being a letter to Professor Beesly / by Sidney Colvin -- Free trade in land / by Arthur Arnold -- The liberal situation : necessity for a qualified franchise, a letter to Joseph Cowen / by G. J. Holyoake -- A new defence of the ballot, in consequence of Mr. Mills's objections to it / by George Jacob Holyoake -- The political opinions of Richard Cobden / by Sir Louis Mallet -- Commercial treaties : free trade and internationalism : four letters reprinted from the Manchester Examiner and Times / by a Disciple of Richard Cobden -- Report of the proceedings of the annual dinner of the Cobden Club, July 23rd, 1870 / the Right Hon. W. E. G, with list of members -- Auf kosmopolitischer Fahrt : berichterstaffung uber die Deutsche Theilnahme am diesjahrigen Cobden-Club-Festessen in Greenwich / von Julius Faucher -- Outline of a plan for the establishment of a high court of nations (suggested by the Council of the Workmens's Peace Association -- Personal payment of rates and the Reform Act of 1867 / by G. Shaw Lefevre -- Speech delivered on the second reading of the Army Regulation Bill / by G. O. Trevelyan -- Report of the proceedings of the festival in commemoration of the centenary birthday of robert Owen, the philanthropist, held at Freemasons' Hall, London, May 16, 1871 / William Pare, in the chair ; to which is added Mr. Owen's "outline of the rational system of ciety" -- The silent Mills ; or Lancashire in October, 1862 : notes of a recent visit / by the Editor of the "Christian Spectator" -- Seven lectures for the people / by John Page Hopps -- Working class representation : its conditions and consequences, an address to the Electors of Birmingham, delivered at the Town Hall, Oct. 16, 1868 / by George Jacob Holyoake.