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The Old Lady of Farnam Street: The Story of The Omaha Building

by Pohlenz, Dean

Condition: Good/No Jacket

Omaha, Nebraska: Barnhart Press, 1983. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. iii, 219pp. Circa 1983. Save for a few minor pencil marks to text and ink-notes to margins of illustrations, text clean. Slightly cocked. Small bump to lower corner of front board with light to medium soiling to cloth. Binding tight. No dust-jacket. Previous owner's information in ink to front free endpaper. Author inscription to same. Still an attractive copy

  • Bookseller: Henry Stachyra, Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 025740
  • Title: The Old Lady of Farnam Street: The Story of The Omaha Building
  • Author: Pohlenz, Dean
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Barnhart Press
  • Place: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Date published: 1983
  • Keywords: architecture buildings history
  • Bookseller catalogs: SIGNED COPIES; Americana (General);
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies);
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall


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