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Gandhi: An Autobiography / The Story of My Experiments with Truth by  Mohandas K. [Mahatma]; Mahadev Desai [Translator] Gandhi - 1st Edition - 1949 - from Idler Fine Books (SKU: 021482)

Gandhi: An Autobiography / The Story of My Experiments with Truth

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Gandhi: An Autobiography / The Story of My Experiments with Truth

by Gandhi, Mohandas K. [Mahatma]; Mahadev Desai [Translator]

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London: Phoenix Press, 1949 First British edition, publisher's original cloth and dust jacket. Former owner's name on the front-free endpaper, faint blanching to upper covers, and age-toning to page margins, else book in fine condition; dust jacket with a short closed tear to upper front cover and upper front fold, mild wear to corners and spine ends, toning to spine and jacket margins, else fine.

Synopsis

An Autobiography (1936) is an autobiographical book written by the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru while he was in prison. He was concerned that his father, Motilal Nehru, who was a prominent lawyer in India, disapproved of him going to prison, and he began to wonder how he had ended up there. To sort out this question for himself, he wrote this book.

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Idler Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
021482
Title
Gandhi: An Autobiography / The Story of My Experiments with Truth
Author
Gandhi, Mohandas K. [Mahatma]; Mahadev Desai [Translator]
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Phoenix Press
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1949
Keywords
Eastern Religion, Philosophy, Peace, Autobiography.

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