The Education of Henry Adams (Modern Library #76.2)

By: ADAMS, Henry

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Book Condition: 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 privately in 1907, it became a highly-praised success upon its publication for a wider audience in 1918. With an introduction by James Truslow Adams. Indexed. In orange jacket with image of Adams on cover. --- In Toledano spine 8 / pale green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i, verso advertises 408 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1962 (though 1946 date appears in book). ML #76.2. --- Front free endpaper and half title page have been torn out, and with inked underlinings on the first few leaves (but not beyond that), otherwise a very nice copy: clean, sturdy and tightly bound. Unclipped dust jacket with some creasing and chafing to edges (especially at head of spine); protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; x, 517 pages

Title: The Education of Henry Adams (Modern Library #76.2)

Author Name: ADAMS, Henry

Categories: >>Travel / Exploration / Adventure, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1962]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 82687