Title page from An Autobiography, 2 vols. (1904)

An Autobiography, 2 vols. (1904)

A 2 volume work. In volume 1 Spencer talks about the period from his early childhood up to 1856 soon after he left work on The Economist and was working on his second book. In volume 2 he covers the period from 1856 to 1889 soon after he had completed his trip to the United States.