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In Quest of the Perfect Book; Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman by William Dana Orcutt - Hardcover - signed/limited edition - 1926 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and Biblio.com

In Quest of the Perfect Book; Reminiscences & Reflections of a Bookman

by William Dana Orcutt

Condition: very good


Boston: Little, Brown and Co, 1926. signed/limited edition. Hard Cover. very good. Vellum backed spine and brown boards. 316pp Limited to 365 copies of which this is copy #13. Signed by William Dana Orcutt.. Some soiling to vellum spine.




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