A Plea for Liberty
An Argument Against Socialism and Socialistic Legislation

Edited by Thomas Mackay
Introduction by Herbert Spencer
Foreword by Jeffrey Paul


This collection of essays was originally published in 1891, at a time when the modern welfare state was first taking shape. The theoretical and empirical contributions are fine examples of the classical liberal tradition in British thought.


Jan 1982 | 6 x 9 | 563 Pages

Introduction, foreword, index.


978-0-913966-95-2 Hardcover
978-0-913966-96-9 Paperback