Item #28165 The Letters of Mrs. Henry Adams, 1865-1883. Mrs. Henry Adams, Ward Thoron, nee Marion Hooper, ed.

The Letters of Mrs. Henry Adams, 1865-1883

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1936. Very Good / Very Good. Item #28165

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1936. Large octavo; publisher's cloth in cream decorative dust jacket printed in blue and black retaining original price ($5.00); xviii,[2],587pp.; photographic frontispiece, sixteen (16) leaves of illus. Very slightly ex-library with discreet manuscript call number to jacket spine and faint paper flaws to rear pastedown from previously removed ex libris, jacket a bit toned, especially along spine panel, with a few tiny closed tears to margins, corners bumped, else a Very Good, sound copy overall.

Correspondence of Marion Hooper, wife of the author Henry Adams, chiefly addressed to her father during the eleven years of her marriage and detailing European and American Gilded Age society with lots of transatlantic cruises and lap dogs.

Price: $50.00