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MIRACLE AT PHILADELPHIA: THE STORY OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION MAY TO  SEPTEMBER 1787 by  Catherine Drinker [new introduction by Henry Steele Commager] [illustrations by Warren Chappell] Bowen - Hardcover - Book Club (BCE/BOMC) - 1986 - from biblioboy and Biblio.com

MIRACLE AT PHILADELPHIA: THE STORY OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION MAY TO SEPTEMBER 1787

by Bowen, Catherine Drinker [new introduction by Henry Steele Commager] [illustrations by Warren Chappell]

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


New York: The American Past / Book-of-the-Month-Club Inc [c.1986]. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1986. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Book Club edition. Off-white cloth with blue and red lettering/decoration, top edge stained blue as issued, red ribbon marker, 346+ pages, illustrated, chapter notes, the Constitution, author's note, acknowledgments, index. "Report by Warren E. Burger" saddle-stapled pamphlet laid in. "The Men Who Made the Constitution: A Bicentennial Portfolio" saddle-stapled pamphlet laid in. Near Fine copy [light spine end bumping] in Near Fine or better Dust Wrapper in slipcase. . bx 414

Miracle At Philadelphia: The Story of the Constitutional Convention is a work of historical non-fiction, written by Catherine Drinker Bowen and originally published in 1966. Bowen recounts the Philadelphia Convention, a meeting in 1787 that created the United States Constitution. Bowen draws much of her information from notes and journals of the Framers, especially James Madison.




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