Item #001780 Thirty Years of Hustling or, How to Get On. P. T Barnum.

Thirty Years of Hustling or, How to Get On

Rutland, Ill. C.C. Thompson, 1890. Hard Cover. 488, [2] p.: illustrations, portraits; 21 cm. Maroon publisher's cloth with black-stamped titles and front cover illustration. Brown patterned endpapers. Includes: Successful Men and How They Became So by Henry M. Hunt; and Money: Where It Comes From, and Where It Goes To Being a Concise History of Money, Banks and Banking by Selden R. Hopkins. Former owner inscriptions on front free endpaper for J.H. Schoecke, Celina, Ohio, and Parkie White, Earley, Ohio. Parkie White's inscription is also on p. vi (otherwise blank). Final page (blank) bears inscription for former owner Dessie White, Early, Ohio, with verse. A classic example of a late 19th-century success manual, written by a famous self-made man. In Fair+ Condition: edges rubbed; corners bumped; back joint starting to separate; text block almost entirely separated from cover; occasional soiling, largely in margins; pp. 17-18 detached but present. Fair +. Item #001780

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