Whitman's Ideal Democracy and other writings by Helena Born, with a biography by the editor, Helen Tufts

Whitman's Ideal Democracy and other writings by Helena Born, with...
Whitman's Ideal Democracy and other writings by Helena Born, with...

Boston: Printed at the Everett Press, First edition, 1902. No. 437 / 500 copies. 8vo, brown boards with paper spine label, mounted frontispiece of author, 88 pp, very good plus, signed by William Gable, a well known book collector from Altoona, PA, in 1908. Very light wear to spine label. Born was an English-born labor organizer, anarchist and Whitmanite who moved to America. She helped organize the dockworkers' strike in Britain in 1889, but became disenchanted with socialism after reading Herbert Spencer and used his ideas as the basis of her anarchism. She died of cancer in Boston in 1901. Very Good.

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Price: $100.00