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by Thornton, Willis (editor)

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dustjacket

Houghton, Mifflin Co.. Very Good in Good+ dustjacket. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Bookplate inside front cover. ; Signed by the editor with an inscription. "This is an anthology of thoughts and writings selected for those who, at any age, have come to realize that life does not last forever, and for that discovery find it all the richer and more rewarding." ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" ; 280 pages; Signed by Editor .
  • Bookseller: The Story Shop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2716
  • Author: Thornton, Willis (editor)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Good+ dustjacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin Co.
  • Date published: 1950
  • Keywords: Anthology
  • Bookseller catalogs: Anthology;


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