Oxford, at the Clarendon Press: 1954 1954
Item Number: 16776
"BILLINGTON. R. A. The American Frontiersman, an Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 2 February 1954 by R. A. Billington, Harmsworth Professor of American History. Oxford, at the Clarendon Press, 1954. Octavo. Pamphlet in printed card covers, one gathering saddle-stitched to covers, covers slightly bumped at overhanging edges, corners bent, covers darkend a bit towards spine, contents clean. Protected in mylar wrapper. Pagination: (1) title, (1) printer, -23pp, (1) printer. The author discusses the influence of the frontier on American civilization: "... View More...