THE UNBOUGHT GRACE OF LIFE and other essays. Thomas Henry Foster.
THE UNBOUGHT GRACE OF LIFE and other essays.
THE UNBOUGHT GRACE OF LIFE and other essays.

THE UNBOUGHT GRACE OF LIFE and other essays.

With a foreword by Lawrence Oakley Cheever. Pp. 72, 4 plates; black cloth backed patterned papered boards with printed paper title label on spine, fore-corners of boards a trifle bruised; fore and bottom edges uncut; patterned tissue wrapper, edges lightly chipped and split, backstrip browned; privately printed for the friends of May and Harry Foster atThe Torch Press, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Christmas, 1950. First edition, limitation unspecified. *From the library of Australian bibliophile Harry Muir, inscribed to him by Lawrence Oakley Cheever on the upper free endpaper: \lquote For Harry Muir. The meat of this little volume is not in the foreword but I hope you will read it. L. O. (Oak) Cheever, Xmas \lquote 50'. Thomas Henry Foster (1875-1951) was the President of John Morrell and Company, a meatpacking firm in Iowa. An avid book and autograph collector, his large library included numerous editions of Uncle Tom's Cabin. His essays here include A Businessman Looks at Books and Literature, and The Pleasures of Collecting Bookplates. Item #136349

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