The FOUNTAINHEAD by Ayn Rand 1943

The FOUNTAINHEAD by Ayn Rand 1943


The Fountainhead. By Ayn Rand, A Signet Book, "Twenty-Second Printing" Y3235, New York, 1943.


Fiction Novel - Romantic & Philosophical

(Signet Y3235)

Vintage from the 1940s


The Fountainhead is a 1943 novel by Russian-American author Ayn Rand. The novel centers on an uncompromising young architect named Howard Roark and his struggle against what Rand described as "second-handers"—those who attempt to live through others, placing others above themselves. The book became a worldwide success, bringing Rand fame and financial security. Rand sold the rights for a film version to Warner Bros. Ms. Rand's unique philosophy, objectivism, has gained a worldwide audience.


Nice condition with light cover wear and mild surface creases.