A History of the United States by Cecil Chesterton 1919 1st Edition Hardcover HC w/ Rare Dust Jacket DJ - George H. Doran


Title: A History of the United States

Author: Cecil Chesterton

Description: Book is lightly bumped and worn at head and tail of spine as well as fore edge corners. Sticker remnants on ffep from attempted removal of provenance sticker. No marks. Binding is sound. Dust jacket has small tears/chips at head of spine. Light wear to other extremities. A couple of very small closed tears to edges. Age toning and general surface soiling. Price ($2.50) is on spine of dj. Dj has been placed in an archival Brodart cover. Presumed first edition, 1919 (GHD symbol on title page). Cecil Chesterton died in on the field in France during World War I. This was a book that he had completed but not published prior to and during his free moments in the war. The book was then posthumously published and the introduction subsequently written by Cecil's brother, the noted English author, G.K. Chesterton. Rare dust jacketed copy of this edition.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Good+

Publisher: George H. Doran

Place: New York

Year: 1919

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 5.5 x 8 inches.

Pages: 333 pages.

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