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Ventures In Editing

Ventures In Editing

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Ventures In Editing

by James A. Michener

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Huntington Beach, California: James Cahill Publishing, 1995. Limited Edition, Signed. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Signed in blue ink on colophon "James A. Michener" with his famous red JAM chop with the star, most original and authentic, from the colophon page "This is letter proof copy (hand writtien) of 26 copies of Ventures in Editing. The edition is limited to two hundred seventy-four numbered copies, and twenty-six deluxe copies lettered A to Z. All copies personally signed by the author." This is the special pre letter copies and only a few "proof copies" were printed. Book is red cloth with silver titles to front board and spine, Mint never read, in matching Mint cloth slipcase, 95 pages, Michener shares his thoughts from four previously released articles on writing and editing. Great advice from one of America's most popular writers. A most presentable rare signed proof edition in Mint condition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Ventures In Editing
James A. Michener
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James Cahill Publishing
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