Dictionary of American Maxims

By: KIN, David (editor)

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Ralph Waldo Emerson is quoted in this work: "If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads". That message, and many more, are offered in this collection of ". . .great thoughts, expressed by the outstanding leaders of America from the 17th century to our days". The entries are sorted alphabetically by subject. Includes an introduction by J. Donald Adams. --- In pale blue cloth-covered boards with publisher's device in blue to cover; titling in blue to spine. Jacket features eagle and robed figure to cover. --- A very nice copy: clean, unmarked and tightly bound. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges, some fading but mostly intact and protected in clear removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); (8), 597 pages

Title: Dictionary of American Maxims

Author Name: KIN, David (editor)

Categories: >>Reference Books, Dictionaries, Translators, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1955

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 60560