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The Gates of Janus: An Epic Story of the World War

By: Carter, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Company: (c.1919)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15733

Condition: Very Good


(no dust jacket) [very decent copy, moderate soiling to page edges, slight fading to spine cloth, front hinge cracked but not separated; gilt lettering still strong on front cover, a bit dulled on spine]. (six maps and battle field outlines) The history of World War I, rendered as an epic poem -- conceived as a "War Phillipic, as well as a War History," as the author explains in his Foreword, adding that "this whole work has been written while the War has actually been going on." This to explain why he chose to use "the present tense, largely, throughout the book, with al... View more info