"Atlas Shrugged" is the astounding story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world - and did. Tremendous in scope, breathtaking in its suspense, "Atlas Shrugged" stretches the boundaries further than any book you have ever read. It is a mystery, not about the murder of a man's body, but about the murder - and rebirth - of man's ...
"Atlas Shrugged" is the astounding story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world - and did. Tremendous in scope, breathtaking in its suspense, "Atlas Shrugged" stretches the boundaries further than any book you have ever read. It is a mystery, not about the murder of a man's body, but about the murder - and rebirth - of man's spirit.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-8"-9" Tall. 1st printing of the 35th Anniversary Edition. A clean, tight and unmarked copy. xv, 1168pp. Introduction by Leonard Peikoff. Dust jacket in a new mylar cover.
George Salter. Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. Facsimile edition, identical to the first edition, with isbn number on the rear panel of jacket. Book is crisp with light scattered, faint foxing on the endpapers, else about fine in a near-perfect jacket. Another tremendous novel by the author of "The Fountainhead".
Fine in fine jacket. With a New Introduction by Leonard Peikoff. 1168 pages, 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Dutton, (1992). 35th Anniversary Edition. A facsimile printed from the first hardcover edition.
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Fine with no dust jacket. First edition, stated eight printing. Book is fine, free of former owner writing or bookplates. A fresh looking, clean book, inside and out, just minor bumping to bottom. Lacks jacket. A superb collector's copy. An unused 33 US stamp featuring author over an art deco background has been laid in the book.; 1168 pages.
Very Good. 8vo. Hardcover, 8vo. First edition, fourth printing. 1168 pp. Mild bumping to board corners. Faint rubbing to title on spine. Lacks dust jacket. Else VERY GOOD. All domestic orders $100 and over will be upgraded to USPS Priority shipping at no additional cost.
Near Fine. Random House, New York 1957. Sixth Printing of the First Edition. Stated Sixth Printing, no additional printings. Blue cloth binding. Book Condition: Near Fine, tight spine, clean boards and pages. Owner inscription at the endpaper, light spots at the endpaper. The dust jacket is not present.
Very good in very good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Audience: General/trade. Twenty-fourth printing. Clean boards, slight wear to extremities, pages unmarked. Jacket has light cracking to extremities, small tears and small loss to top of spine, price clipped.
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This book, originally published in 1957, retains its relevance for the diagnosis of the ills of Western society in 2014, the poison of postmodernist nihilism, and beyond. It is a prelude to her solution of said problems, her philosophy of Objectivism. It should be read and understood by every thinking person in Western societies. Who is John Galt? It should be all of us!
Aug 15, 2013
I got interested in the book after seeing the two films. I am reading the entire book to compare the movie to the book. It is a long book, but I would recommend it to serious readers.
May 9, 2013
This book should be required reading for everybody!! For a book published over half a century ago it it accurately reflects what is happening in this country today. The "1984" of our generation! Read it!!
Mar 28, 2013
This story written in another era (the 50s) is so relevent to today it is almost frightening.
If you care about our freedom and what is happening to it you will be spellbound by this story.
I recommend this book to everyone who cares about our freedom/republic.
Dec 13, 2012
What a great book!
Well written and says so much of the way our country seems to be headed.
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