Portraits of Ideas: D'Amato, Guy Albert

Portraits of Ideas

D'Amato, Guy Albert

Published by The Christopher Publishing House, Boston, 1947
Condition: very good Hardcover
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Tuft's College Engineering Drawing professor, D'Amato, used his writing and descriptive geometry abilities to create literature. In "Portraits of Ideas," he selected 51 important personalities (Kant, Hugo, Whitman, da Vinci, Beethoven, Aristotle, Plato, Wilde, Darwin, Galilei.) to provide an account of mere recitation of biographical facts in his own credo. The book also features fifty-one full page half-tone illustrations by Arturo Duccini. Arturo's inscription to Jerry is in pencil on the ffep. In very good condition with a shallow dings to the covers. The dust jacket is showing closed tears, tiny chips and light spotting around the edges. Pages are very clean and bright. First edition with no later printings specified. Size: 6½" - 9½" First printing 0.0 First printing First printing. Bookseller Inventory # 273057

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Title: Portraits of Ideas

Publisher: The Christopher Publishing House, Boston

Publication Date: 1947

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Arturo Duccini

Book Condition:very good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very good

Signed: Inscribed by author

Edition: First edition...

Book Type: book

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