Atlas Shrugged.New York: Random House, 1957 Stock Code: 141801
Signed by RandTenth anniversary edition, the same year as the first, signed by Rand on the limitation page, number 87 of 2,000 copies.
The philosophical movement launched by Rand with Atlas Shrugged had a lasting impact on American culture with the novel named by a 1991 Library of Congress survey as the most influential book for a majority of Americans, second only to the Bible.
Octavo. Original blue buckram boards, titles in gilt on blue to spine, monogram to front board in gilt, top edge blue, grey-blue endpapers, fore-edge untrimmed. Housed in the publisher's slipcase (light wear and splits to corners).
The binding bright and firm, hinges starting but firm, internally crisp; a near-fine copy.
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