Scribners, 1967. FIRST EDITION. "B - 9-67" Very good condition. Black cloth with gilt titles. Original unclipped dust jacket, small closed edge tears. Portraits of nine men who affected the shape and spirit of the twentieth century: Rutherford, G.H. Hardy, H.G. Wells, Einstein, Lloyd George, Winston Churchill, Robert Frost, Dag Hammarskjold, Stalin. ...a set of personal impressions. The variety provides richness and surprises. Personal, witty continually flashing with insights ... an unique and important book. 270 pages.