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Democracy, Esther, Mont Saint Michel and Chartres, The Education of Henry Adams (First Printing)

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039456

ISBN: 0940450127

Condition: Like New


This Library of America volume includes the best-known works of Henry Adams, one of the most powerful and original minds to illuminate the American scene from the Civil War to World War I. Now brought together for the first time in a single volume, these works show the many formsfiction, poetry, philosophical and historical speculation, autobiographyin which Adams gave expression to his vision of the meaning of the unsettling changes in American life and values.Each of... View more info

The Education of Henry Adams (The Franklin Library)

By: Henry Adams

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1982

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 041556

Condition: Fine


The Education of Henry Adams is an autobiography that records the struggle of Bostonian Henry Adams, in his later years, to come to terms with the dawning 20th century, so different from the world of his youth. It is also a sharp critique of 19th-century educational theory and practice. Limited Edition. Full leather with raised bands. Illustrated. Silk moire end papers. Bound in silk ribbon page mark. xiv, 530pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info