Washington DC: Public Affairs Press, 1954. Early Edition. Hardcover. 5 5/8 X 8 2/4 Inches. 640 PP. Very Good + / Good +. Item #2610
Second American edition of Gandhi's own account of his life, published the year of his death. The book was originally published in Gandhi's native Gujarati and then in English (UK) in 1941. This edition, the First American, was based upon the 1941 and was edited and revised by Gandhi himself. Housed in original cloth,PO bookplate on front pastedown. Original price of $5.00 intact on front flap of DJ. Jacket a bit worn at edges and folds. A few small chips to DJ edges. Hint of rubbing to boards. A rather scarce book in the jacket on the open market.