Title: Autographs and Memoirs of the Telegraph (...
Publisher: S. F. Finch Printing Co, Adrian, Michigan
Publication Date: 1916
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Signed: Signed by Author
Edition: First Edition
SIGNED by Hayes in pencil on front endpaper. 1916 stated first edition in hardback case. Light wear and rubbing on edges, minor soiling; interior is very clean and tight. 224 pages, with photos, including frontis photo of Hayes, with his facsimile signature below. Anecdotes and stories of the telegraph business, with an occasional poem. Numerous full-page facsimiles of multiple autographs, from telegraph operators in specific towns. Hayes was an agent for Western Union, and was instrumental in bringing the telegraph to Portland, Oregon in 1882. Bookseller Inventory # 003767
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 21 September 2007
Books set on receipt of checks, money orders and purchase orders. Dealers and individuals know to me may be invoiced. $4 postage for 1st book, $1.50 for each thereafter. Best to contact me by e-mail.
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.
Store Description: Antiquarian and scarce Americana; mail order and internet sales only. Over 30 years experience in selling quality books, autographs, manuscripts, and photographs.