The major works of Henry Adams, one of the most powerful writers of the late 19th century, are collected in one volume for the first time. Contains The Education of Henry Adams and Mont Saint Michel and Chartres, his remarkable works of non-fiction combining philosophical and historical speculation with autobiographical musings on his famous heritage. The volume also includes his two novels of American politics and religion, Democracy and Esther.
"One sees the full range of Henry Adams . . . a significant collection of the man's most significant writings." - Choice