A Dictionary of Similes.

By: Wilstach, Frank J.

Price: $67.50

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1930. A "New Edition, Revised and Enlarged", 578 pp. Original red cloth, gilt. A presentation copy: "To Winfield Sheehan, From his friend, the maker of this absurdity, Frank J. Wilstach, May, 1931." With several bits of ephemera tipped in, with captions in the author's hand under most: Wiltach's bookplate; a snapshot of him; the publisher's promotional leaflet; a line clipped from the original typescript; a page of proof from the original 1916 edition. Sheehan was, at this time, Chief of Production at the Fox Film Corporation. He was replaced by Daryl F. Zanuck when Fox merged with Twentieth Century in 1935. Top of spine frayed, a little rubbing elsewhere. A Very Good copy.

Title: A Dictionary of Similes.

Author Name: Wilstach, Frank J.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: wilstach,frankj.67.50boston:little,brown,1930.an