ROSENBACH A Biography
WOLF, Edwin 2nd; FLEMING, John F.
Cleveland The World Publishing Company 1960 616 (3) pages. SIGNED in ink on the front free endpaper by Authors Wolf and Fleming. Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated primarily from photographs, including frontispiece portrait of A.S.W. Rosenbach from a painting by Nikol Schattenstein. Index. cloth. 6 1/2" 9 1/2". The great, detailed biography of Dr. A.S.W.Rosenbach, who "...for decades bought most of the important rare books and manuscripts sold at auction in England and America." Rosenbach was called "The Napoleon of the auction room." Authors Wolf and Fleming worked for Dr. Rosenbach and the book contains many inside stories of the bookselling trade. A NEAR FINE (some toning to endpapers) copy in a NEAR FINE (minor edgewear to spine) dustjacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 1795