Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1971.
First edition. xv, , 607 pp. Original purple cloth with green lettering. Very Good+ with a few tiny spots of gnawing along edges of cloth, a few small stains to top edge, but internally clean and bright. In Very Good unclipped ($15.00) dust jacket-- rare thus-- with noticeable rubbing (jacket is prone to it), three tiny holes along fore edge, front flap creased. The rare first printing of Rawls' magnum opus, widely regarded as one of the greatest works of 20th century political philosophy. Item #140939485