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Portrait of a Publisher by  Alfred A Knopf - Signed First Edition - 1965 - from Derringer Books (SKU: 002066)

Portrait of a Publisher

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Portrait of a Publisher

by Knopf, Alfred A

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: The Typophiles, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Alfred A. Knopf. Portrait of a Publisher, 1915-1965. Reminiscences and Reflections. Introduction by Paul A. Bennett. Two volumes in dustjackets in slipcase. 2000 copies printed. Signed by Knopf. Books are fine. Unclipped jackets are slightly faded at spine. Volume II has inch long closed tear at spine. Slipcase has some minor marring, generally near fine. Scarce signed. Signed by Author.

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Bookseller
Derringer Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002066
Title
Portrait of a Publisher
Author
Knopf, Alfred A
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Typophiles
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1965
Keywords
Book Publishing, Memoir, Signed
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