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Taps For Private Tussie

Stuart, Jesse

Editorial: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., New York, 1943
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Hirschfeld Galleries (Saint Louis, MO, Estados Unidos de America)

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This 303 page wonderfully illustrated by Thomas Hart Benton First Edition Stated, being an increasingly well respected and energetically applauded offering it is proudly presented with great and well deserved hubris by Hirschfeld Galleries in BOTH the publishers original binding and original dustwrapper. The binding is full Terra Cotta Maroon and it is rock solid, tight and clean asd a whistle, AAA all the way. Totally unbumped. The unclipped jacket has done its job well; the book is excellent but the DJ has substantial edge chipping. Winner of the 1943 Thomas Jefferson Southern Award, this offering details how teenage Sid Tussie sees big changes in his poor Kentucky family when they receive $10,000 insurance money for the death of his uncle in World War II and other greedy relatives scramble to share the wealth. Jess Stuart looks alternately dispassionately and passionately at all sides of this controversially chosen subject matter, and we at Hirschfield Galleries hope that only those who similarly read and contemplate with an objective mind would yearn to become the next caretaker of this seminalogic work. Alas, when all is said and done and the proverbial geese have come home to nest or roost, or whatever, and you're ready to decide to invest some of your hard-earned cash in this lofty offering, please consider that this book does indeed have the four absolute uppermost qualities we at Hirschfeld Galleries since 1931 have always sought, and demanded, in books: 1) excellence in content, 2) literary quality, 3) appealing design, and 4) significance of contribution. Another great altruistic offering opportunity for us and an even greater opportunity for self-actualized reception on your part. But enough of the lugubrious however allegorically wise jaw-jacking, enough said of the telluric parameters of select Hirschfeld Galleries' offerings such as this one which take on a life of their own and speak so very loudly for themselves. Read to learn and enjoy; go forth to share and enjoin . Research, analysis, dissertation, lucubrations or just enjoyment, this is the one. ACTUAL BOOK FOR SALE PICTURED. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 006836

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Título: Taps For Private Tussie

Editorial: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., New York

Año de publicación: 1943

Encuadernación: Full Terra Cotta Cloth

Ilustrador: Thomas Hart Benton

Condición del libro: Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Good (unclipped)

Edición: First Edition Stated

Tipo de libro: Ironic Hardcover

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Hirschfeld Galleries, Established in 1930, is a full-line used, collectible, rare, and antiquarian book dealer located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Our collection comprises over 100,000 items, collected over 5 generations. We specialize in fine bindings, first editions, private press, early printed, and incunabula. We are happy to consult to institutions, private collectors, and the trade. We can offer appraisals, rare book searches, and collection advice.

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