Top-quality reference work from Merriam-Webster covering biographies of prominent Americans in all walks of life: from abolitionists to zoologists, with poets, explorers, sports figures, politicians, entertainers, artists, and much more in between. Includes more than 3,000 entries and two indexes. Beautifully written, concise, authoritative, and accessible. Excellent resource for anyone interested in American history and biography.
Very good condition overall. Dust jacket: wear and tears, sticker residue on front, foxing and toning inside. Book: toning along page edges, light wear on bottom of boards, light corner bumps, light foxing on endpapers, dated and embossed on flyleaf. Inside like new.
Charles Van Doren, Editor
Hardcover, gold stamp on spine and front, with dust jacket
Merriam-Webster Inc. (1984)
9.5 x 6.75 x 1.75"
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