Hermes or a Philosophical Inquiry Concerning Universal Grammar
Publisher: Printed for John Nourse and Paul Vaillant
Date Published: 1771
Place Published: London
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xix, 427 p. 22 cm. B&w frontispiece. Third edition, revised and corrected. Full leather, backboard off, front board cracked at spine, top and bottom of spine worn, some wear to edges, scrape on back cover, corners bumped. A few faint spots and a bit of label residue on front pastedown. Author's best known work. Harris was a grammarian, county magistrate, Member of Parliament for Christchurch from 1761 until his death, and Comptroller to the Queen from 1774 to 1780.