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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Charles E. Goodspeed
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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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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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 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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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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Goodspeed, Charles E.
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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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Goodspeed, Charles
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1937. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket Included. First Edition. Very good+ in a very good dust jacket. Mild foxing to endpapers and page edges. The jacket has rubbing and edgewear, with two small chips at the top of the spine. The author spent 39 years in the rare book business. Includes photographs and an index; 325 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 007530

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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)
Published by Boston : Houghton Mifflin company (1937)
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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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