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Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books and Art by  Donald E BOWER - First Edition - 1976 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 82576)

Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books and Art

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Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books and Art

by BOWER, Donald E

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
ISBN 10
0873581490
ISBN 13
9780873581493
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Flagstaff, Arizona: Northland Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0873581490 . Stated first edition of a biography of Fred A. Rosenstock (1895-1986), a Denver-based antiquarian bookseller, collector, and dealer in books and fine art. The author traces Mr. Rosenstock's life, from birth in present-day Ukraine to his lengthy career as a bookseller in Denver. Much of the text was taken from interviews with the subject. Includes several black & white photos, and a color frontis photographic portrait of Mr. Rosentock. With a foreword by Frank Waters and a preface by the author. --- In blue cloth-covered boards with spine titling in silver foil; blue endpapers. Unclipped jacket repeats the frontis portrait on front panel. --- With a small exchange of paper between the jacket front flap and the front free endpaper, otherwise a very good copy: tightly-bound, unmarked and sturdy. Bright jacket lacks damages worthy of mention; protected in clear removable mylar wrapper.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xvii, 212 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
82576
Title
Fred Rosenstock: A Legend in Books and Art
Author
BOWER, Donald E
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0873581490
ISBN 13
9780873581493
Publisher
Northland Press
Place of Publication
Flagstaff, Arizona
Date Published
1976
Keywords
0873581490
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir; >>Books About Books and Words;

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