In Quest of the Perfect Book Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman

Orcutt, William Dana

Published by Little, Brown and Co, 1926
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The book is bound in brown buckrum covered boards with three quarters vellum at spine and corners, TEG with silk ribbon marker. The book has light edge wear as only defect to note. Limited Edition # 167 of 350 copies. Book is SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, Color illustrated frontis with tissue guard in place.plus two other color plates with tissue guard in place. Numerous black and white illustrations from early books. In the Limited Edtion there are an additional 6 plates not included in other issues. 316 pages with Index. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: In Quest of the Perfect Book Reminiscences &...
Publisher: Little, Brown and Co
Publication Date: 1926
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: VG
Edition: Limited/Numbered

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Orcutt, William Dana.
Published by Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1926. (1926)
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Book Description Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1926., 1926. Second printing of the trade edition (as stated upon copyright page). [16], 317 pages. Hardcover: H 23cm x L 15.5cm. Lacks dust jacket. Brown cloth rubbed; gilt stamped decoration to front board; spine's gilt lettering dulled but legible; spine ends frayed; board corners bumped and worn. Front and rear hinges shaken and now reinforced with binding tape; past owner's signature at top edge of front pastedown with inscription at top of front free endpaper obscured under swath of black ink. Color frontispiece with captioned tissue guard. B/w plates. Still a solid reading copy. Seller Inventory # DHB-0077

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Book Description Little Brown. Hardcover. Condition: Good. B000E7R7FK Crisp pages. Good binding. Moderate shelf wear on cover. Good reading copy. Tanning throughout. Previous owners mark in front of book. Seller Inventory # 2BA-MGUE-X791

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ORCUTT, William Dana
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Book Description Little Brown, 1926. Condition: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP91571745

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Book Description Little, Brown & Co., Boston, 1926. Cloth. Condition: Good. First printing, trade edition. 8vo, 316 pp., color frontis. and many b/w plates. Covers handled, scauffed and worn, with a bit of loss at heel and lower corners, 1" tear to cloth at heel, several small nicks to edges; page edges and endpapers tanned, book plate on front pastedown, chip at top edge of front free endpaper, paperclip stains to top edges of front endpapers and halftitle page, some pages roughly opened at fore-edges. Seller Inventory # 19358

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William Dana Orcutt
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Book Description LITTLE BROWN & CO. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Book in excellent condition, but DJ is missing. Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure>Crafts>Book Collecting. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 02222119927036800. Seller Inventory # 02222119927036800

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William Dana Orcutt
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Book Description Little, Brown & Co., 1926. Hardcover. Condition: Very good-. Octavo, 9 " tall, 316 pages, gilt titles, decorations and top fore-edge, brown cloth. Previous owner's signature on front endpaper, and pencil notations to rear endpaper. A very good (minus) hard cover edition with shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, fraying to the cloth at top of spine, darkening along spine cloth; hinges and binding solid, paper clean, lightly yellowed. Seller Inventory # 18781

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Book Description Little Brown & Company, Boston, 1926. Hardback. First trade edition. 8.75" x 5.25". 316pp. Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Light soiling and wear, neat ownership signature, generally VG+ condition. The frontispiece is a color image of an illuminated book. Illustrated with black and white photographs and facsimiles. Seller Inventory # 22931

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Orcutt, William Dana
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Book Description Little Brown & Co., Boston, 1926. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Light soiling. Little wear to edging. Some tanning. A more detailed description of conditions via email upon request. Ditigal photo available via email, upon request. Seller Inventory # 029889

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ORCUTT (William Dana)
Published by Books for Libraries Press, New York (1970)
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Book Description Books for Libraries Press, New York, 1970. Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Facsimile Reprint of the 1926 Edition. 316pp, illus, V.G. *Adventures of a great bookcollector. Size: 8vo. hardback. Seller Inventory # JU/201

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William Dana Orcutt
Published by Kennikat Press (1970)
ISBN 10: 0804605823 ISBN 13: 9780804605823
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Book Description Kennikat Press, 1970. Condition: Good. New impression. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP96992101

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