The Power Elite by C. Wright Mills (1957) hardcover book


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C. Wright Mills - The Power Elite

New York: Oxford University Press, 1957. First edition, fourth printing. Hardcover. 8vo. 423 pp. Black cloth binding. Fair condition. Fore-edge stain to front endpaper, flyleaf penetrarting 1mm or so (see photos). No other markings. There is no other evidence of ex-library provenance but (somewhat rubbed but very nice) dust jacket is scotch-taped at top and bottom of both flaps to the book's covers.

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