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Literary Industries: Chasing a Vanishing…

Literary Industries: Chasing a Vanishing West

by Hubert Howe Bancroft

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I purchased my copy of this book from a seller the Pasadena City College Flea Market about a year ago. It was formerly owned by John F. Seyer. The Inscription on the title-page reads:

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Final volume of the remarkable 39 volume "Bancroft's Works."
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This 1890 volume is both an autobiography and a defense of methodology by one of the preeminent historical researchers of his time. According to a contemporary review in the New York Times , this story makes better reading than most novels. It is a genuine contribution to the history of American character and industry.… (more)

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