Mirsky, Jeannette & Allan Nevins.
Title THE WORLD OF ELI WHITNEY.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Macmillan Company [New York]. 1952. (1952).
Seller ID 96-0424
1st printing. 346pp. 8vo. Dark blue cloth with silver-lettering & gilt decorative devices on the spine. B/w frontispiece of Eli Whitney & 1 other plate on glossy paper. 3 b/w plates on text paper & 3 cuts. Bibliography & index. The first Biography of Whitney to include information gleaned from an unpublished collection of family papers. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Good: 5/8' tear along the left side of the spine at the top, spine extremes worn, front has 4 edge tears of 1/4' or less & edge creases, front & back have light scuffing. Unclipped price).