For volume one, front inner hinge is mostly cracked and rear inner hinge is starting to crack. Rear cover has some slight water staining. For volume two, inner hinges are starting to split and covers are dusty appearing. ; In two volumes: 1) Religion and Letters 2) Science and Public Life. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Memorials Of Eminent Yale Men A Biographical...
Publisher: Yale & Oxford University Presses
Publication Date: 1914
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description New Haven: Yale University Press/ London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1914., 1914. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1 of 1,000 sets. Frontispiece, xxii, 1 leaf, 368 pp; illus.; Frontispiece, [vi], 452 pp; illus. Original cloth, 4to, top edges gilt. A Very Good set. Inscribed on flyleaf of Vol. I: 'Dear Mr. Bunnell:/Anson tells me that you would like me/to inscribe these books for you. I do so with great/pleasure because of your friendship for him and/his for you, and because since I first met you/at Yale I have held you in very high regard./Sincerely Yours,/Anson Phelps Stokes/November, 1927/To: Mr. Philip Wolfe Bunnell, Yale, B.A. 1927.' Stokes must be referring to his son, Anson Phelps Stokes, Jr. (1905-1986). Bunnell was a member of the Skull & Bones Society. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 23752