Bird | Kai; Sherwin | Martin J.

American Prometheus

First Edition | First Printing

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First edition, first printing of American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin.

Octavo, xiii, 721pp, [1]. Light blue hardcover, brown cloth spine, title stamped in silver on spine. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. Faint dust along top edge of text block, internally clean. Publisher’s first state dust jacket, $35.00 on front flap and “4/2005” on rear flap, touch of wear at the heel of the spine, small brown mark to verso, a bright, near fine example.

American Prometheus was the recipient of the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Biography, and the inspiration for the 2023 Academy Award-winning film “Oppenheimer” from Christopher Nolan.

Additional information

Location Published

New York

Publisher

Alfred A. Knopf

Edition

First Edition, First Printing

Date Published

2005

Binding

Hardcover

Condition

Near Fine

Jacket Condition

Near Fine

Author

Bird | Kai; Sherwin | Martin J.

Author Display

Kai; Sherwin, Martin J. Bird