Essays that applaud democracy's toleration of individual freedom and self-criticism and deplore its encouragement of mediocrity: We may still contrive to raise three cheers for democracy, although at present she only deserves two. Essays that applaud democracy's toleration of individual freedom and self-criticism and deplore its encouragement of mediocrity: We may still contrive to raise three cheers for democracy, although at present she only deserves two.Read Less
Fair. Fair+ hardcover. No DJ. Ex-Library with usual markings. Text is clean and unmarked. Slightly tanned, Covers show edge wear with rubbing/scuffing. Tears on back strip. Hinge cracked but binding intact.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Very good in good dust jacket. Harcourt, Brace & Co., New York, NY, 1951. 1st American Ed, VG+/Good, Hard Cover, Size=6"x8.5", 363pgs. Price clipped, 1/2" DJ top edge tears (2), 3" one bottom front edge, DJ nicked top and bottom edges, page ends dulled, o.w. clea n & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. DJ in a clear plastic protective cover. Text bright and in Near Fine condition. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Near Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author First American Edition Inscribed by E. M. Forster to his aunt 'Rosie' Alford on the front free endpaper and additionally Signed by him on the title-page. "Darling Rosie, with Morgie's love". 8vo. 363 pp. A near fine copy in dark gray cloth, yellow titles to the spine somewhat faded in a very good indeed neatly priced-clipped pictorial dustwrapper with some overall light use. Rosie (Rosalie), was Forster's favourite Whichelo aunt. Forster's second collection of essays after Abinger Harvest in 1936. Kirkpatrick A28b.
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