1947 Hardcover Book, Proud Destiny, Lion Feuchtwanger, First Edition, Literature, Fiction, Novel, Historical Fiction


1947 Hardcover Book, Proud Destiny, Lion Feuchtwanger, First Edition, Literature, Fiction, Novel, Historical Fiction

A hardcover fictional novel by Lion Feuchtwanger. It is entitled Proud Destiny. This is a 1947 First Edition. The book's hardcover is blue cloth with a Fleur-de-lis with a circle of stars on the front cover in dark red and the title and the ship in dark red on the spine.

A detailed history of the court of Louis XVI and Antoinette. It is the history of their position in helping America during the Revolutionary years. It is the story of the French author Beaumarchais (Figaro) who helped with his own money the American rebels in their fight for independence against the King of England at the time when Benjamin Franklin was sent as a delegate of the Congress to Paris.

Lion Feuchtwanger (1884 – 1958) was a German-Jewish novelist and playwright.

8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches
625 pages
Blue Cloth Cover
Copyright 1947 First Edition
Published by The Viking Press

This book is in Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely tight and the pages are slightly yellowed with age. There is some staining to the front cover, no dust cover, and there is no writing or marks in the book.

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