Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes
Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes
Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes
Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes
Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes
Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes

Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes

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Paley, William. The Works of William Paley, D.D. A New Edition, in four volumes; And an account of the Life and Writings of the Author, by the Rev. Edmund Paley, A.M. London: Longman and Co., &c., 1838.

Four volumes in full polished calf, gilt decorated spines with black calf labels, 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches, marbled end papers and page edges, contemporary bookplates & signature of George Chance, later ink stamped by Earl Leslie Griggs, his name also lightly stamped on the ffeps. Copper engraved frontispiece portrait in vol. i. with offset to tp. There is one additional plate of fac-simile handwriting in vol. i.  cclx. (The LIfe), iv., 269; xvi., 526; xxviii., 542; xvii., 533 pp. Exceptionally clean and appealing, this is a fine set. Very good. Full calf.  [4644] 

A superb set of the works of the celebrated William Paley (1745-1805), English Anglican priest, Utilitarian philosopher and the definitive author on the teleological argument for the existence of God.