Brooks, Van Wyck
Title NEW ENGLAND: INDIAN SUMMER 1865-1915
Book Condition Mild tanning to the inner and outer hinges of the book, as is often the case with the acidic properties of the binder's choice of glue, else a near fine copy; in a lightly shelfworn and age-toned dust jacket with a spine that exhibits tanning and nicks.
Edition First edition. Presentation copy with a dated (1941) inscription to the front endpaper, SIGNED by the author to Mr. & Mrs. Stuart Chevalier.
Publisher New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1940.
Seller ID 40382.00
Second volume in Brooks remarkable Literary History of America focusing on post-Civil War New England as reflected in the lives and letters of the major and minor participants. The recipient of this volume, Stuart Chevalier, was a distinguished lawyer.
Literature. Literary Criticism. Signed.