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All Aboard With E. M. Frimbo: Word's Greatest Railroad Buff

All Aboard With E. M. Frimbo: Word's Greatest Railroad Buff

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All Aboard With E. M. Frimbo: Word's Greatest Railroad Buff

by Rogers E. M. Whitaker; Anthony Hiss

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • first
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Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus
ISBN 10
0670112941
ISBN 13
9780670112944
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About This Item

New York: Grossman Publishers/Viking, 1974. Presentation and Association Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR Rogers E. M. Whitaker, aka "E.M.Frimbo" at front end page - "To Portia, in memory of our travels on the Trans-Siberian. With love, Rogers E.M. Whitaker". Portia Curles Whitaker was the wife of Francis Whitaker, Rogers' brother and himself a world-renowned blacksmith. With 20 page typed book review for this title by Portia laid in, along with 2 newspaper articles and a magazine article about Whitaker. Very Good Plus, marginal pencil notations and underlining as expected in a reviewer's copy. In a Very Good Plus dust jacket, small edge tears and light soiling. Rogers E. M. Whitaker was a long-time editor and writer for The New Yorker magazine, and a perpetual train traveller who accumulated over 2,700,000 miles in his lifetime. A wonderful Association Copy. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Association Copy.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
006846
Title
All Aboard With E. M. Frimbo: Word's Greatest Railroad Buff
Author
Rogers E. M. Whitaker; Anthony Hiss
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Jacket Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN 10
0670112941
ISBN 13
9780670112944
Publisher
Grossman Publishers/Viking
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1974
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Transportation;

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