The Education of Henry Adams: an Autobigraphy: Adams, Henry; Editor's Preface by Henry Cabot Lodge.

The Education of Henry Adams: an Autobigraphy

Adams, Henry; Editor's Preface by Henry Cabot Lodge.

Editorial: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1918
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: civilizingbooks (Denver, CO, Estados Unidos de America)

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"Henry Adams was one of the most powerful and original minds to confront the American scene from the Civil War to World War I. Though a man of the modern world. [Adams'] political ideals [were] shaped by his presidential ancestors, great-grandfather John Adams and grandfather John Quincy Adams. 'The Education of Henry Adams' is both a brilliant memoir and a profound meditation on the extraordinary developments in science, politics, religion, and society that so transformed the world as he knew it." [Pub. Info] Britannica refers to it as one of the most important autobiographies in Western literature. Pulitzer Prize (awarded postumously). Book plate (Owner one of Denver's foremost businessmen 1900-1950.) Excellent pages; boards; hinges; cover. Very slight scuffing to front and back covers; very small hole in surface of cloth on front cover, lower left of the embossed publisher's mark. No chipping or tears to the spine. An earlier (1906), privately printed draft of 100 copies was circulated among Adams' friends for comment but the Houghton Mifflin 1918 is the true first. 35 chapters; 519 pages with index. Very scarce, collectable. There is a protective mylar cover. 1ST EDITION, 1ST PRINTING. N° de ref. de la librería 1488BID-7818

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Título: The Education of Henry Adams: an ...

Editorial: Houghton Mifflin, Boston

Año de publicación: 1918

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: No Jacket

Edición: 1st Edition

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