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HENRY CROWN: The Life and Times of the Colonel: Volume One.
Edition: First printing.
Chicago, IL / Lunenburg, VT: Henry Crown & Co. / Stinehour Press, 1998. Hardcover first edition - Biography of the billionaire industralist and philanthropist, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants, who was the founder of Material Service which merged with General Dynamics in 1959, owner of Empire State Building and was a guiding force behind General Dynamics. Illustrated with photographs. Index. One of only 1500 copies. Large format, volume one only. Bookmark laid in. 124 pp. ISBN: 0-966348400.
Condition: Fine in black cloth, quarterbound in black leather with gilt titles on the spine.Book ID: 81335More details Price: $45.00
Edition: 2nd printing.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1999.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - A w o r d l e s s book which tells the story, in lovely detailed watercolors, of a young boy's school trip to the Empire State Building on a cloudy day. W i nner of the C a l d e c o t t H o n o r award (the second time for Wiesner, who also received the Caldecott Medal twice.) SIGNED and dated on the title page with an original drawing of a cloud. Large format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0 - 3 9 5 - 7 4 6 5 6 6.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 50317More details Price: $50.00