Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984.
An attractive first edition/first printing, in about Fine, seemingly unread condition in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number on front paste down.
This book is a collection of essays that discuss the different ways in which people have envisioned freedom throughout history. Ferguson explores the different ways that freedom has been portrayed in literature, philosophy, and politics, and offers a thoughtful and reflective look at the concept.; 8vo; FSA.