SPECTATOR OF AMERICA. Edited with an Introduction by Herbert Mitgang.
Edition: First UK of this edition
London: Gollancz, 1972. Inscribed by the editor; Blue boards. xviii, 318 pp. Text paper lightly yellowed; small bruise to lower outer corners of covers; else fine. Pale blue dust jacket has short tear at head of yellowed spine; light soiling and yellowing to panels; VG otherwise. Edward Dicey's eyewitness account of America during the Civil War, originally published in 1863 in two volumes. This copy is INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR to the production stage manager for Mitgang's play "Mister Lincoln", which lasted for 16 performances at the Morosco Theatre on Broadway in late Feb. & early March, 1980. "For my friend and colleague, John Wilbur, whose career in the threatre has limitless horizons. With gratitude from Herb Mitgang. Edmonton=Toronto=Washington with Mister Lincoln 1979-1980." ; Octavo; Signed by the editor
Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket