Broadway; The Grand Canyon of American Business Signed by JB Vandever

By: Introduction Gratke John E.

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170 pp, index, frontis plate of Manhattan, illustrated with photographs of the contributors. Inscribed 6/11/1927 by contributor J.B. Vandever to his "adopted son" Norris Darrell, the executor of the estate of Judge Learned Hand. "Dedicated to the progress and Prosperity of Greater New York on the occasion of its Three Hundredth Anniversary 1626-1926." A collection of essays by various New York businessmen and power brokers on various aspects of Manhattan, very boosterish but fascinating for the bits of history revealed. Black cloth and gilt cover is clean and nice, spine gilt faded and not legible, some fraying at top of spine, first hinge starting and title page starting to detach, otherwise clean and crisp, with an interesting inscription.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author

Title: Broadway; The Grand Canyon of American Business Signed by JB Vandever

Author Name: Introduction Gratke John E.

Categories: History: U.S. & North America,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Broadway Association: 1926

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 000049

Keywords: New York City History,