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The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche,

by Mencken, Henry L

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  • hardcover
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Boston: Luce and Company, 1908. First printing. Near Fine. Mencken, Henry L., The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche, Luce and Company, Boston, 1908. Frontispiece with tissue guard + TP + vii – xiii + half-title + 3 – 325, Octavo. FIRST EDITION. FIRST PRINTING. Mencken’s classic biography of the oft-misunderstood (especially in the early 20th century) philosopher. CONDITION: Very Good to near fine condition. Corners lightly bumped, NOT affecting any pages. Gilt bright. Former owner's name (Chauncey Hackett) in pencil along with a line of text: “Except for the picture of N. + a few facts this book is worthless because the author is an ass-“. Perhaps this editorial is why the book is largely unopened! First binding state with "The Philosophy of Nietzsche" on the spine. Original gilt-stamped maroon cloth. Mencken's third book, not issued with a dust wrapper until the Fifth Edition. Adler 5. Schrader A3.1a.

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Bookseller
Eternal Return Antiquarian Bookshop US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
127
Title
The Philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche,
Author
Mencken, Henry L
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Luce and Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1908
Keywords
Nietzsche; biography; Mencken; philosophy
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Philosophy;

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