THE WILD FLAG: Editorials from The New Yorker on Federal World Government and Other Matters.
Edition: First printing.
Boston: Conde Nast, 1946. dj. Hardcover first edition - 'We know, we Americans, what America means in the human heart; we remember its principles and we honor its record; but we tend to forget that it has its counterpart in sixty or seventy other places. This is mischievous business. It is bloody business. Reinforced with the atom, it may be fatal business.' Political commentary from the noted childrenÕs writer and essayist, in editorials written between 1943 and 1946. The theoretical case for a single world government, just as the UN was taking shape.
Condition: Very good+ in good only dust jacket (small stamp on title page, edgewear to dj, fading to spine).