signed first edition Tall 8vo., blue cloth, stamped in black & gilt, in original dust jacket; 581 pages
1942 · NY & London
by KINNEMAN, John A. [With Richard G.BROWNE]
NY & London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1942. First Edition. Signed presentation from Kinneman on the title page: "To Otto G. Beich, as a token of esteem to a valued friend. John A. Kinneman." Also signed on the title page by Browne. On a note that is laid in, Kinneman writes "Deliver to Mr. Otto Beich." Otto G. Beich was on the General Advisory Committee for the Board of Trustees for the University of Illinois. Kinneman and Browne were social science professors at the University of Illinois. The John A. Kinneman Scholarship is the highest academic honor the social science department bestows on an undergraduate student for academic excellence. A scarce war-time book that offers a distinctive approach to social sciences by providing a synthesis of material viewed from the angles of three department disciplines. Tall 8vo., blue cloth, stamped in black & gilt, in original dust jacket; 581 pages. Illustrated.. Very Good (covers nice & bright with tiny bump upper corner; contents clean & tight with lower corner of text bumped); some wear (little soil, small chips & holes, short tears) d/j.
(Inventory #: 57105)