THE LETTERS OF LINCOLN STEFFENS (2 volumes) by Steffens, Lincoln.


Edition: First edtion.

New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1938. Hardcover first edition - Volume 1 covers the period from 1889-1919, volume 2 from 1920-1936. Edited with introductory notes by Ella Winter and Granville Hicks with a memorandum by Carl Sandburg. Steffens, born in Sacramento, CA, Steffens traveled widely to Germany, Austria, Italy and more - he began his career as a newspaperman in NYC - and was probably the most influential "muckracker" of his era. His letters are literate and thoughtful. Illustrated with photographs.

Condition: Ex-library, but very minimal markings (small stamp on ffep). Spines are faded, but overall very good condition. 2 sturdy volumes, total pages 1032.

Book ID: 2718
Keywords: California
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