Published by The Easton Press. New in publishers shrink wrap and original box! Note: This is a sealed copy. Additional pictures from the publisher are included for your consideration. Beautiful Deluxe Limited Edition with matching slipcase.
This is a very large book, measuring 9" x 11" with a whopping 960 pages. Only 1,200 hand-numbered copies. Atlas Shrugged is the work of fiction that Ayn Rand considered to be her masterpiece. This modern classic is Rands most extensive statement of Objectivism (her groundbreaking philosophy). It offers the reader the spectacle of human greatness, depicted with all the poetry and power of one of the twentieth centurys leading artists.This is the story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world and did. Was he a destroyer or the greatest of liberators? - Why does he fight his battles not against his enemies but against those who need him most? - Why does he fight his hardest battle against the woman he loves? - What is the worlds motor and the motive power of every man? You will know the answer to these questions when you discover the reason behind the baffling events that play havoc with the lives of the characters in this story. You must be prepared to check every premise at the root of your convictions.
This is a philosophical revolution, told in the form of an action thriller of violent events, a ruthlessly brilliant plot structure and an irresistible suspense. Do you say this is impossible? Well, that is the first of your premises to check. You will discover why a productive genius becomes a worthless playboy...
Why a great steel industrialist is working for his own destruction... Why a composer gives up his career on the night of his triumph... Why a beautiful woman who runs a transcontinental railroad falls in love with the man she has sworn to kill.
Tremendous in its scope, this novel presents an astounding panorama of human life from the productive genius who becomes a worthless playboy to the great steel industrialist who does not know that he is working for his own destruction to the philosopher who becomes a pirate to the composer who gives up his career on the night of his triumph to the woman who runs a transcontinental railroad to the lowest track worker in her Terminal tunnels. Peopled by larger-than-life heroes and villains, charged with towering questions of good and evil, Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rands magnum opus: a philosophical revolution told in the form of an action thrillernominated as one of Americas best-loved novels by PBSs The Great American Read. The World's Greatest Books, Bound in Genuine Leather and Accented with 22kt Gold. Easton Press books are Collector's Editions and as magnificent to hold and see...
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