Lot 102HENDRICK, BURTON
The Life and Letter of Walter H. Page. Garden City: Doubleday, Page, 1922. Copy number 2 of 377 sets. 3 volumes. Full burgundy morocco gilt. Light wear including chips to first endpapers.
Walter Hines Page "... came to me and [we] talked it over, he would leave the McClure Company and join our company, and that the firm should be called Doubleday, Page & Company. I had had a long experience with Page and had much affection for him, and we were very glad to have him become one of us..." (F.N. Doubleday, The Memoirs of a Publisher, p. 92).
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
Sold for $563
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