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Van Loon's Lives


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Vintage; 1910-1950
Very Good; edge wear to spine and corners
6.5" L x 6" W x 2" H

Why We Love This

Van Loon's Lives by Hendrik Willem van Loon, Simon Schuster, NY: 1946. Hardcover, no Dust Jacket. Illustrated in Color B/W by the author. 1st Ed.; 6th printing. 888 deckled pp. Book is in great condition with no marks, stains or tears. Cover is in very good condition with minor edge wear to spine and corners. Imaginary dinner parties with great men and women of the past. Some of the guests include:Beethoven, Buddha, Descartes, Dickinson, Emerson, Mozart, Plato and Shakespeare.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."