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The Reader's Encyclopedia [SIGNED] by William Rose Benet - Signed First Edition - 1948 - from Pontaccio (SKU: 2179)

The Reader's Encyclopedia [SIGNED]

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The Reader's Encyclopedia [SIGNED]

by William Rose Benet

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Rare signed / inscribed copy by William Rose Benet, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1942;
Quite a nice and personal inscription (see the pic)

1242 pages plus 8 pages of Errata and Addenda. Complete in one volume.

Interior pages are bright, clean and unmarked . No torn or loose pages


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Pontaccio US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
The Reader's Encyclopedia [SIGNED]
William Rose Benet
Brown cloth with a small year at the head of the spine Faded gilt titles front and spine
Book condition
Used - Good+
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Co.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
signed William Rose Benet
Bookseller catalogs
Biography - Autobiography;

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KENT, Connecticut
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About Pontaccio

A combination of a love of reading and an enjoyment of music with a peripatetic lifestyle has resulted in a gigantic number of books & records, as well as, old fashioned games. It gives me pleasure to list these items for sale at what I hope are easy prices, for you too, to have some kind of positive experience from them.


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Errata: aka Errata Slip A piece of paper either laid in to the book correcting errors found in the printed text after being... [More]
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