Herbert Spencer, Essays: Scientific, Political, and Speculative, vol. 3 
Essays: Scientific, Political, and Speculative. Library Edition, containing Seven Essays not before republished, and various other Additions (London: Williams and Norgate, 1891). Vol. 3.
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