xii, 370pp. Publisher's full blue cloth with bright gilt lettering on the spine; this hardcover binding is clean, tight, and square. The interior is clean: no writing, no bookplates, etc. The text is clean and unmarked. The dustjacket remains unclipped ($4.50) and is bright and attractive with small chips to the spine ends and a 1" hole in the front panel. NOT ex-library. A nice, clean copy in jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Brownson Reader: A Selection of the Writings...
Publisher: P. J. Kenedy & Sons
Publication Date: 1955
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description P. J. Kenedy & Sons, New York., 1955. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; xii - 370 pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. A selection of the writings of Orestes A. Brownson, a former Presbyterian, then Universalist, then Unitarian, then Transcendentalist and finally a Catholic. He was an intimate friend and associate of Emerson, Thoreau and Hawthorne. Library markings are pocket removal remains on both back end papers, no external markings. DJ (unclipped and in Brodart) is worn on the edges with chips, creases and small tears. Seller Inventory # 2548