Maeterlinck, Maurice; Mukerji, Dhan Gopal; and others WHAT IS CIVILIZATION?
New York: Duffield & Company, 1926. First edition, first printing. Introduction by Henrik Willem Van Loon. Frontispiece photo: ''A Doorway in India.'' Hardcover. Very short tear at front hinge, faint tape ghosts to endsheets, else near fine, in green cloth with blue lettering and devices; in an illustrated dust jacket with wear and nicking, darkening to spine panel, tape remants to front and rear panels and flaps.
Answers to the titular query by Mukerji, Maeterlinck, W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, Ralph Adams Cram, Paul Shorey, Chi-Fung Liu, Herbert Spinden, Ramsay Traquair, and Elizabeth Robins Pennell. Many of the pieces first appeared in The Forum magazine. 217 pages.