Good- No Jacket. Book. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Hard Cover. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 249 pp., endpapers foxed, bumped corners and spine ends, edge wear, "first edition after the printing of a limited edition of two hundred and forty-seven copies, "-shipping may be extra due to weight-title rubbed on spine-rust color-antiquarian.
Good. Good hardcover. No DJ. Ex-Library with usual markings. Text is clean and unmarked. Some front pages have minor corner crease. Covers show minor shelf wear with minor bump on front top edge. Binding is tight, hinges strong.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Very Good. 249 pp. 4to (small). Cloth. First edition. Shelfwear, bumping to spine ends and corners. Spine slightly faded. Light browning to ep's. Minor soiling to a few pp. 6 x 2" piece missing from upper edge of ffep. Lightly shaken. Illustrated with plates. "A Book About Art and Human Beings."
Very Good. Inscribed By Author Signed Shelf 432 Clean and tight; signed by author with inscription, " For ___and inscibed with pleasure by Booth Tarkington May 24, 1940"; several large color and B & W portrait illustrations; paper lightly browned especially end papers; corners lightly bumped and rubbed; spine strip rubbed; some light general wear to surface and edges of covers; Not a book club (BC)copy. Not ex library, not a remainder.
Very Good. No Jacket. BOOTH, TARKINGTON. SOME OLD PORTRAITS: A book about art and human beings. First Printing. Scarce LIMITED EDITION-247 copies. Doubleday, Doran & Co. New York. 1939. 7.25 x 10.25" heavy. 249 pages. Book is listed with 1939 on copyright page and reverse title page. Book is in VERY GOOD+ condition with burgundy cloth binding with fancy "T" embossed in middle of front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Spine tips and corners barely bumped and gently worn. Faint markings just above bottom edge of front cover. No dustjacket or slipcover. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Tarkington's reflections about paintings of English notables from the 16th to the 18th centuries. Book is in exceptional condition especially after 75 years old.
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