YANKEE BOOKSELLER: BEING THE REMINISCENCES OF CHARLES GOODSPEED

Goodspeed, Charles R. (signed by with handwritten and signed letter tipped in)

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325pp This copy SIGNED BY GOODSPEED, with a 1945 HANDWRITTEN LETTER FROM GOODSPEED TO LAWRENCE JENKINS, DIRECTOR, PEABODY MUSUEM DISCUSSING ERRORS IN THE BOOK. With Lawrence's bookplate on front pastedown. Mr. Goodspeed treats such subjects as book collectors and book dealers, rare ealy American prints, odd and curious books, book-buying celebrities, 'points' of first editions, appraisals of famous collections, the romantic story of Poe's TAMERLANE, autographs, forgeries, auction sales, and the author's recreations. good+ w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: YANKEE BOOKSELLER: BEING THE REMINISCENCES ...
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Publication Date: 1937
Binding: HC
Illustrator: B&W illustrations

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge, Boston, 1937. Cloth. Book Condition: Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP63930983

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Charles E. Goodspeed
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Goodspeed, Charles E.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. Spine is darkened but lettering is clear. Minor wear and soil on the sound binding. Endpapers are stained, probably from a glue reaction. A few small (pea size or smaller) brown stains, else contents are clean, unworn. Small piece torn from bottom fore corner of p.179. ; 8-5/8" Tall, 325pp. Blue cloth, gold lettering in brown spine and front cover panels. AUTOBIOGRAPHY. An amusingly written account of the adventures one finds in bookselling, even which stationary in a bookstore. No matter where you open the book and start to read, you will find it hard to put down. Index. Numerous full page b/w photos. Bookseller Inventory # 34171

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1937. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 325 pages. No dust jacket. Binding dull. Size: 8vo - otver 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 619453

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1937. Hardcover. First edition. 8.5" x 5.5". 325pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Ownership inscription, with a small bit of residue from a removed bookplate, else VG+ condition. Goodspeed's was a legendary rare and second hand bookshop in Boston. This volume includes the proprietor's recollections of handling rare books, prints, odd and curious books, autographs, and interesting and celebrity customers, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 22242

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1937. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. No Jacket. (325pp). Frontispiece and other illustrations. Clean firm nice copy Size: Octavo. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 043292

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Book Description . Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1937, First edition., 1937. 8vo [21.5 x 15 cm]; xiv, 325 pp, frontis, plates, other illustrations, index. original blue cloth, gilt title lettering on spine and cover in gilt box, light wear, slightly foxed on outer edge of text block, very good copy. The owner of Goodspeed's Bookshop in Boston provides an interesting autobiographical account of his bookshop over the years. A picture of this book is available on request. Bookseller Inventory # A13452

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Goodspeed, Charles E.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, MA, 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Very minor water stains on front cover board. Binding is tight and pages are clean. No marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. 325 pages.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 21059

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. xiii, 325 p. Illus. Printed at the Riverside Press, Cambridge. Bookseller Inventory # 101362

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