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THE HUMAN PROVINCE by  Elias Canetti - First US Edition - 1978 - from VELMA CLINTON BOOKS and Biblio.com

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THE HUMAN PROVINCE

by Canetti, Elias

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


NY: Seabury Press. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1978. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0816493359; Binding is almost as new. Name blacked-out on ffep. Contents are almost as new, with no writing or other entries on the text. Very minor wear on the clean, complete DJ. DJ's spine is faded but the lettering is clear. ; First Printing of the FIRST U. S. EDITION, 1978. Originally published as DIE PROVINZ DES MENSCHEN: AUFZEICHUUNGEN 1942-1972. Translated by Joachim Neurgoschel. 9-1/8" Tall, VI + 281pp. Black boards, bright silver spine lettering. PHILOSOPHY. "THE HUMAN PROVINCE contains Canetti's reflections from 1942 to 1972. They offered him a freedom of thought and expression because he never intended them for publication; they were left untouched, exactly as he originally wrote them. The book is a record of thirty years in an intensely conscious existence. It records the evolution of Canetti's life and thought in both their spiritual and intellectual contexts. " ... .

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