Letters of Henry Adams 1858-1891: Limited First Edition (Volume I only)

By: ADAMS, Henry; FORD, Worthington Chauncey (editor)

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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

Title: Letters of Henry Adams 1858-1891: Limited First Edition (Volume I only)

Author Name: ADAMS, Henry; FORD, Worthington Chauncey (editor)

Categories: >>Writers, Writing & Literary Criticism, >>American History & Politics, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 78703