By Henry James
London   Chapman and Hall
9" by 6" [5], vi, [3], 2-465, [2], 2-6pp
The first edition, second impression of Henry James' travel work about his year travelling around the entire United States.
By Henry James

1907 The American Scene

London   Chapman and Hall
9" by 6" [5], vi, [3], 2-465, [2], 2-6pp
The first edition, second impression of Henry James' travel work about his year travelling around the entire United States.
£40.00
: 1kgs / : 670P49

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First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding

The first edition, second impression of this work. With a half title. With six pages of publisher's adverts to the rear. 'The American Scene' is a travel work, documenting the author's American tour from August 1904 to July 1905. During this time, he travelled the entire country, and delivered public lectures to earn money. The places he visits include New England, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, Florida, and more. Written by Henry James, a nineteenth century American novelist. He is considered to be a key figure in the transition between literary realism and literary modernism. He is often considered to be one of the greatest novelist in the English language.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, generally smart. Light loss to the head and tail of the spine. Minor marks to the boards and spine. A little fading to the spine. Minor bumping to the extremities. A few spots to the fore edge. Bookseller's label to the front pastedown. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very lightly age-toned and generally clean, with some spots to the first and last few pages.

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