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  • Edition: 11th Printing
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New York, N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1955 Bottom of spine is worn and crimped with some fraying. Light wear to the extremities otherwise. Front endpapers have several fine ink spots and former owner's name and address in ink on the ffep. A very light stain, just barely noticeable on the front board. DJ is very worn with edge tears and chips and several long taped tears.. 11th Printing. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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  • Book condition: Acceptable
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A. A. Knopf, 1938. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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A. A. Knopf. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Knopf. Used - Good. Ships from Reno, NV. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!

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  • Edition: Later Printing
  • Book condition: Very Good
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1966. The dust jacket is complete, unfaded and clean, with the four barons of business pictured on the cover. All the wear is crinkles and small terrors on the dust jacket extremities. This book is from the estate of Twin Cities collector, Grace Reiter; it is unmarked except for her signature and embossed nsame.. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. Very Good. Later. Very good. There are scratch marks on the front cover, and the binding is slightly worn on the corners. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. 6th Printing. Hardcover. Good/dj has shelfwear & small tears. minor wear and yellowing, heavy shelfwear to DJ

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  • Book condition: Fair
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Alfred A. Knopf. Hardcover. B00410R6DO Missing dust jacket. Acceptable Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence! . Fair.

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  • Book condition: Used - Good
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Alfred A. Knopf. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Fine in Poor dust jacket
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Poor dust jacket. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover in dust jacket. First and second printings before publication, August 8, 1938. Book is crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. Price-clipped dust jacket is in poor condition; all panels are worn and separated, held together by a fresh Mylar sleeve. Illustrated with photos. 8vo. 418 pp. Including index. In protective Mylar. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U. S. .

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  • Edition: 11th Printing
  • Book condition: Very Good Plus
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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1955. Red ink check mark on front flyleaf. Price-clipped dust jacket with small tears and chips at spine ends. . 11th Printing. Very Good Plus/Good.

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New York & London: Alfred A. Knopf, 1951. 8vo. xii, 418, vi pp. Numerous photo illust. Blue cloth, gilt lettrng (mnr shlfwr, slght rubbng), w/ d.j. (mnr chppng hd & ft of spine, chppng crnrs, creasng, edgewear), VG/G- copy, w/ bkplate on ffep. Early printing of this story of four Sacramento merchants who gained control of Central Pacific and built it into the Southern Pacific Railroad.

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  • Edition: Reprint.
  • Book condition: Fine copy.
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New York.: Alfred A. Knopf., 1955.. Reprint.. Hardcover.. Fine copy. . Octavo.. Illustrated. Important reference work. . Photograph of OUR copy available upon request.

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  • Edition: 1st Edition 1st Printing
  • Book condition: Fine
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. Photographs. Xii, 418, Vi Pp. Blue Cloth, Gilt. Massive, Well Researched And Very Popular History. Stated First Ediiton, No Wear Or Marks, Gilt Strong, Hinges Tight.

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  • Edition: Reprint.
  • Book condition: Fine copy.
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New York.: Alfred A. Knopf., 1955.. Reprint.. Hardcover.. Fine copy. . Octavo.. Illustrated. Important reference work. . Photograph of OUR copy available upon request.

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  • Edition: Gilt decorated hard cover.
  • Book condition: Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar).
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New York.: Alfred A. Knopf., 1938.. Gilt decorated hard cover. . Hardcover.. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). . Octavo.. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For: Albert A. Sperisen, Esq., with warm regards, 8-8-'38 Oscar Lewis".. Photograph of OUR copy available upon request.

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  • Book condition: Good
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1938-01-01. Hardcover. Good. .

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Acceptable
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A. A. Knopf, 1/1/38. First Edition. Hardcover. Acceptable/Missing. Signed by Author. Edition: First Edition; Signed by Author; Collectible: Acceptable/Missing; Edition: First Edition; Signed by Author; Collectible: Acceptable/Missing; SIGNED by AUTHOR with black ink. Dust jacket is missing. Some foxing. Book is solid. First edition stated. 100% Money Back Guarantee on all Items. We ship DAILY with free delivery confirmation. Choose expedited for FAST delivery. We believe in providing accurate grading on used books and excellent customer service. Thousands of satisfied customers... buy with confidence. 100% Money Back Guarantee on all Items. We ship DAILY with free delivery confirmation. Choose expedited for FAST delivery. We believe in providing accurate grading on used books and excellent customer service. Thousands of satisfied customers... buy with confidence. 100% Money Back Guarantee on all Items. We believe in providing accurate grading on used books and excellent customer service. Buy with confidence ... Read more

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  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover . Very Good. 8vo; <b>First Edition Stated</b>. <b>Signed on half-title. First Edition.</b> Lacking dj. A square, tight and unmarked copy with slightly darkened spine and light scuffing to covers.

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  • Edition: Fourth printing [stated]
  • Book condition: Good
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. Fourth printing [stated]. Hardcover. Good. xi, [1], vi, 418, [8] pages. Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Ex-library with the usual library markings. Some edge soiling. Oscar Lewis was one of the first historians to write seriously about the literary, cultural and social history of the American West. Mr. Lewis's best-known book, "The Big Four" about the robber barons who built the first transcontinental railroads, remains the standard work in its field, said Kevin Starr, a friend and fellow historian. It was first published in 1938, became a selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club and at the time of his death was still in print. Writing in The New York Times Book Review, R. L. Duffus described the work as "an absorbing history of California's moguls" and "a grand story, expertly told." Lengthy and insightful history of Stanford, Crocker, Hopkins and Huntington (the "Big Four" of the title) along with the unsung Juda ... Read more

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