Book #46301

The Long Journey of Noah Webster - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Richard M. Rollins
The Long Journey of Noah Webster - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Richard M. Rollins.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: [Philadelphia, PA]: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1980.
ISBN: 0812277783

A handsome first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with minor damp staining to lower rear board, which would not be noticeable but for the small amount of color that has bled onto lower page edges in Very Good+ dust-jacket with light edgewear.

Noah Webster was the author of the premier English dictionary, but little else is known about him. In The Long Journey of Noah Webster Rollins challenges many previously held beliefs and assumptions about Webster and offers a fresh perspective on his life and work ; 195 pages.

Price: $17.00