First Edition of Louis Menand's Pulitzer Prize-winning Work The Metaphysical Club; Inscribed by Him
The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America.
Item Number: 2369
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2001.
First edition of the author’s Pulitzer Prize-winning work. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by Louis Menand on the title page. Near fine in a near dust jacket with light rubbing.
"Louis Menand's The Metaphysical Club is brilliant, illuminating, necessary" (Joan Didion).
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First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in the rare original dust jacket with some wear and tear to the extremities. Translated by Mahadev Desai.
London: Hutchinson , 1987.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Garry Kasparov on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket.