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Britannica "Great Books of the Western World" Complete Set, Mid-20th Century

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Title and Author/Editor The Brothers Karamazov (Fyodor Dostoevsky), Moby Dick (Herman Melville), The Federalist (Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay), The Great Ideas Today
Genre Poetry, Plays, Literary and Classic, Essays, Philosophy
Binding Cloth on board
Publisher Encyclopedia Britannica , William Benton
Period Mid-20th Century, 1950s
Edition Page Present Yes
Language English
Complete Set Yes
Volumes 1–54
Number of Books 55
Additional Notes Not all titles listed.
  • Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.


- generally tight bindings; loose hinges; bumped corners; some cocked spines; scuffs, wear, and dust residue throughout.


1.25" W x 9.5" H x 6.5" D

- measures one volume.

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