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Santayana, George 
Character and Opinion in the United States 

Dublin Core

Title

Santayana, George 
Character and Opinion in the United States 

Subject

Santayana, George

Description

First edition.

The front cover is in good condition, but there is visible wear. Fully bound in velvet cloth. There is visible wear to the book’s cloth binding, this could be due to water damage. Wood pulp pages showing some evidence of deterioration, with the binding also loose and suffering from water damage. Ramsdan notes that Wharton mentions reading Santayana's Character and Opinion in the United States in a letter to Bernard Berenson dated 19 December 1920. See Ramsden, p. 109; Letters, p. 433-4.

Source

H

Publisher

Constable and Company, LTD (New York)

Date

1920

Language

English

Identifier

2005_047_1228

Files

Citation

“Santayana, George Character and Opinion in the United States ,” EWL, accessed August 12, 2022, http://edithwhartonslibrary.org/ewl/items/show/1558.