New York: Boni and Liveright, (1924). First edition. 8vo, 486pp; blue cloth stamped in gilt. A trifle bumped; fine in a moderately rubbed dust jacket with a touch of wear to the upper edge and a tiny snag to the spine. Item #205578
The eldest of the over-achieving sons of actor Steele MacKaye - this younger bothers were the poet Percy MacKaye and the conservationist/activist Benton MacKaye -- James MacKaye was an engineer who published adventurous books of philosophy and social thought. In the last few years before his untimely death, he was professor of philosophy at Dartmouth.