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Sons of the Profits. Or, There's No Business Like Grow Business: The Seattle Story, 1851 - 1901.

Speidel, William C.

Published by Seattle, Washington: Nettle Creek Publishing Company,, 1967
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First Edition, As Stated. Octavo, black cloth, gilt letters, 345 pp. Illus. Very Good+, with former-owner signiture and light rubbing to letters on spine, in a like dust jacket with light edgewear. "Here is a book that not only rattles the skeletons in Seattle's historical closets -- it even reaches in and audaciously tickles thier funnybones.While lightly and entertainingly written, the book is deeply researched, and the many interesting anecdotes that pepper it are true.It's a lively, lusty, and often irreverernt look at the factions and fights that made Seattle America's youngest major metropolis during her first fifty years.and at who made a buck along the way." Washington, Seattle, Washington State, United States History, Western Americana, American History, Arthur Denny, Henry Yesler, Puget Sound, University of Washington. Bookseller Inventory # 30447s

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Title: Sons of the Profits. Or, There's No Business...

Publisher: Seattle, Washington: Nettle Creek Publishing Company,

Publication Date: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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