Melvil Dewey and his System

Dawe, Grosvenor. MELVIL DEWEY. SEER: INSPIRER: DOER. 1851-1931. Biografic Compilation. Club Edition.

Lake Placid, NY: Melvil Dewey Biografy, 1932. (8),391,(1)pp. Index. Unopened. Illustrated with 40 photos and facsimiles, and a large folding map of Lake Placid. Photographic endpapers. The limited and numbered Club Edition” (probably 500 copies but limitation not stated). Mounted original clipped autograph of Melvil Dewey on the limitation leaf. Brown morocco, gilt, over cloth. T.e.g. Gift inscription from an elderly Dewey associate on the dedication leaf, dated 17 July 1986. Discoloration to the cloth on the back cover.


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