This is a very good first and limited edition (1002 copies of which 250 were for sale) bound in red boards, with gold titles and trim. Tipped in slip in the rear SIGNED BY DEMING. Page tops gilt. Deming worked in various capacities under Presidents T. Roosevelt, Taft, Wilson, Harding, Coolidge and Hoover. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: WILLIAM CHAPIN DEMING: A BIOGRAPHY
Publisher: Arthur Clark Company
Publication Date: 1944
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Ed., LIMITED TO 250 COPIES.
Book Description The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, California, 1944. Hardcover. Condition: As New. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 531 pp., index, appendix, charts, illustrations, photographs, gilt top edge and spine lettering. A pristine, unread copy, no dust jacket as issued but in a clear protective cover. Limited to 250 copies this has the tipped in signature card stating "I hope you will find something of interest in this over-generous life-story of the undersigned." SIGNED BY WILLIAM C. DEMING. This is the story of a newspaper man who, according to Kent Cooper of the Associated Press, "not only pioneered in his own field but found happiness in contributing constructively to the public good." Deming was a famous Wyoming newspaper man of the early 20th century. Excellent information on early Wyoming. EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION! Herd #2139, Six Guns #2086. Seller Inventory # 001314CB