JAMES PHILLIPS, JR. Walter De Blois Briggs.


San Francisco: Privately Published, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 150 copies printed at the Grabhorn Press. Laudatory biography of James Phillips, Jr. (1848-1931), the Scottish-born American businessman whose distinguished career included successful ventures in manufacturing, editing, politics, and copper mining. Frontispiece portrait, with numerous textual photographs and illustrations. This copy is inscribed by the author, Phillips' grandson, on the verso of the front flyleaf. Octavo. Original blue paper-covered boards over a tan cloth spine, with a printed paper spine label. The spine is lightly sun faded, with a very mild bump to the bottom corners; else very good or better. Very good. Item #69923

Price: $100.00

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