Item #26983 A portrait catalogue of the books published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company. With a sketch of the firm, brief descriptions of the various departments, and some account of the origin and character of the literary enterprises undertaken.

A portrait catalogue of the books published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company. With a sketch of the firm, brief descriptions of the various departments, and some account of the origin and character of the literary enterprises undertaken.

Boston, New York and Chicago: The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1905-1906. First edition limited to 1000 copies, 8vo, pp. xiv, [2], 267; engraved frontispiece with 6 portrait vignettes showing "The Great Authors" published by Houghton, Mifflin, and portraits in text throughout; original dark blue cloth and drab paper-covered boards, printed paper label on spine; the extremities with some wear and revealing corners, a couple small breaks at top of spine, and some staining and soiling to boards; a good, solid copy. Both a commemoration and an advertisement. Item #26983

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