YANKEE BOOKSELLER: BEING THE REMINISCENCES OF CHARLES GOODSPEED

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

Published by Houghton Mifflin Company, 1937
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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 # 024232

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Title: YANKEE BOOKSELLER: BEING THE REMINISCENCES ...
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Publication Date: 1937
Binding: HC
Illustrator: B&W illustrations
Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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Goodspeed, Charles E.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. (1937)
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Co., 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. blue cloth, 1st ed.(1937), 325 pages, NO DJ. Slightly cocked & darkened spine, light wear to extremities & light soil to boards, endpapers browned; text clean / unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # 223484

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

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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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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company January 1937 (1937)
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company January 1937, 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good - Cash. Minor wear to cover and pages. Great condition. Minor surface and edgewear to the DJ. missing little peices of dj on top spine. Bookseller Inventory # 455797

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Book Description Greenwood Pub Group. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2606259201

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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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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1937. Hardcover. First Edition. Bright blue cloth stamped in gold and brown on cover and spine. Bruised spine ends else fine in dustjacket with some tape mends and several creases to rear panel and fairly heavy wear. The autobiography of a rare book dealer. With illustrations. ; Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 17773

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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, 1937. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bright blue hardcover has one scuff on front cover, light edgewear and bumping with a bookplate affixed to front paste-down. The DJ is worn at folds, edges and spine, rubbed, with fading at spine. 325 pages are clean tight and unmarked. An autobiography of a book dealer and collector for 39 years. "The many illustrations include rare prints, portraits of collectors, facsimilies of forgeries, views, autographs, title pages and book plates, and unpublished portraits." 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 3532

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Charles E. Goodspeed
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Book Description Hardback. Book Very good condition. No dust jacket. Light wear to extremities & board tips. ISBN: B0017KUOT4. Bookseller Inventory # J871891

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Goodspeed, Charles E. (1867-1950)
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Book Description Boston : Houghton Mifflin company, 1937. Limited Edition. Good copy in the original gilt-blocked half leather over light blue cloth. Some wear to spine edges. Panel edges somewhat dulled and dust-toned as with age. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. "This limited edition consists of three hundred and ten numbered and autographed copies, of which three hundred are for sale . This copy is number 217"--Half title verso.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages; Description: xiii, 325p. Frontis. , plates, ports. , plan, facsims. ; 22 cm. Subjects: Goodspeed, Charles E. (Charles Eliot), 1867-1950. Goodspeed's Book Shop (Boston, Mass. ) --History. Booksellers and bookselling --Massachusetts --Boston --Biography. Book collecting -- Antiquarian booksellers --Bookstores. 1 Kg. 325 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 180045

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