Title The Nature of Evil Considered in A Letter to the Rev. Edward Beecher, D.D. Author of "The Conflict of Ages"
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York D. Appleton and Company 1855
Seller ID 004363
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1855. Henry James (1811-1882) was a noted theologian who fathered William, Henry, and Alice. John Banville has written that "All of the Jameses had a morbidly acute sense of the darkness underlying life." James considers whether there is Evil or are there only Evil Deeds. This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition. Brown cloth binding, stamped with rules on the front cover; gilt titling and ruled bands on the spine. Clean text; 348 pages, with four pages of publisher adverts in the rear. Errata slip tipped in. Small contemporary name label on front paste-down. Bumped corners and some chipping at the spine. A very sound copy otherwise.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.