Yankee from Olympus by Catherine Drinker Bowen (1944) hardcover book


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Catherine Drinker Bowen - Yankee from Olympus: Justice Oliver Wendell Homes and His Family

Boston: Atlantic/Little Brown, 1944. First edition, later printing (January 1945). Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth binding. 475 pp. Good condition. Light wear along edges of covers and textblock. Toning pattern on endpapers alongside hinges. Clean pages. Dust jacket is edge-worn, chipped at spine tips and forecorners (see photos) but still gives off an impressive "vibe."

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