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1 ADAMS, Henry; FORD, Worthington Chauncey (editor) Letters of Henry Adams 1858-1891: Limited First Edition (Volume I only)
78703 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First Edition. Grandson of John Quincy Adams and great-grandson of John Adams, Henry Adams (1838-1918) was a historian, author and consummate Washington, D.C. insider. This grouping of his letters covers the early years, and was originally published as part of a two-volume set. Edited, and with introductory note, by Worthington Chauncey Ford. --- This edition is one of 325 copies of the First Edition bound with uncut edges. In full red-orange cloth-covered boards w/titling on paper spine label. --- With tears to paper at front gutter, exposing the mull and with a little warping to boards; but volume is firm and clean though with pencilings to front paste-down. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; vi, 552 pages 
Price: 24.50 USD
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2 ADAMS, Henry The Education of Henry Adams (Modern Library #76.2)
77135 New York The Modern Library [c1957] Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A Modern Library edition of this autobiography by the grandson of John Quincy Adams and great-grandson of John Adams; first published in 1907. With an introduction by James Truslow Adams. Indexed. --- Toledano spine 8, w/grey cloth-covered boards, gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks, green topstain, grey Kent endpapers. Volume bears 1931 date but likely published c.1957. Jacket style i, verso advertises 379 titles in ML catalog. ML #76.2. --- A firm, bright, unmarked copy. Jacket with orig. $1.65 flap price, creases & a bit of fading to spine; jacket back cover is somewhat rippled; in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; x, 517 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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