by John Stuart Mill
Publisher: The Walter Scott Publishing Co. 1859
Number of pages: 119
On Liberty written by legendary English philosopher and political theorist John Stuart Mill is widely considered to be one of the top philosophical books of all time. This great classic which advocates for moral and economic freedom will surely attract a whole new generation of John Stuart Mill readers.
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