Gentlemen, Scholars and Scoundrels A Treasury of Harper's from 1850 to Present Editor Horace Knowles 1959 Harper Publishing Hardcover

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This is a very good hardcover, NO DUST JACKET, jacket missing. 1959 Harper Row Publishing. This copy is very clean inside and out. There is some foxing inside front cover (see photo), but rest of pages are clean with no markings seen. The binding is tight and straight. Blue hardcover boards w gold letter title lettering on front cover and black/gold title/author/publisher on spine are also very good, clean with only light shelf wear mostly at corners/edges. medium octavo size or 6.5" x 9.25" with 696 pages including index.

This is a wonderful and eclectic collection of Harper's Magazine articles through the years 1850-1959. Various authors are included such as James Thurber, Horace Greeley, William Faulkner, Carl Van Doren, Thorton Wilder, Alfred Tennyson, Carl Sandburg, Robert Frost, Walt Whitman, John Muir, and many, many more. This is a collection of literature, opinion, and commentary and a superb read sure to provide hours of enjoyment from famous writers.

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