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A Family of friends: the story of the Transatlantic Smiths.

Author: Parker, Robert Allerton.
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Price: $18.50
Publisher: London: Museum Press
Book Condition: VG+
Dust Jacket Condition: VG-
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1960
1st edition (copyright date of 1959 has been covered up by a dark blue sticker.) 8vo, yellow boards, 232p, bibliography, b/w photographs, family tree on eps. VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD- jacket: book has lt. edgewear, a "dusty" top page edge; jacket has lt. edgewear, 1" closed tear to spine fold, lt. soiling to rear panel. The story of the Smith family and their friendships and marriages (with connections to Walt Whitman, Bernard Berenson, Bertrand Russell, Lytton Strachey, Virginia Woolf, Alfred Lord Tennyson, George Santayana, and Bernard Shaw, to name-drop a few...)