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Treadmill To Oblivion (1954) (Signed) by Fred Allen - Signed First Edition - 1954 - from Rare Finds Booksellers (SKU: 13)

Treadmill To Oblivion (1954) (Signed)

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Treadmill To Oblivion (1954) (Signed)

by Fred Allen

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  • good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Boston: Little Brown & Company, 1954. Book. Illus. by Al Hirschfeld. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard cover, black cloth boards with slightly faded gilt lettering on spine displaying some broken letters, Good +. First/First. SIGNED BY AUTHOR FRED ALLEN on free front page in blue ink "For - Ed & Betty - If you have abandoned your radio set - this may bring back some pleasant memories - Fred Allen". Includes drawings by Al Hirschfeld. No dust jacket.Few small stains on front and back, some bumping on top and bottom of spine. Binding tight but has very little give. Pages clean and surprisingly nearly white considering age. 240 pages. Wonderful Signed First Edition..

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Bookseller
Rare Finds Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
13
Title
Treadmill To Oblivion (1954) (Signed)
Author
Fred Allen
Illustrator
Al Hirschfeld
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little Brown & Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1954
Keywords
COMEDIAN RARE RADIO TELEVISION ENTERTAINMENT VAUDEVILLE HUMORIST PORTLAND HOFFA JACK BENNY FRED ALLEN ALLEN'S ALLEY TREADMILL TO OBLIVION

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
jacket
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First Edition
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spine
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gilt
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