Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1986.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition. Unread Very Fine condition, SIGNED by author Louis Auchincloss.
Auchincloss' story of Robert Service's quick rise to the top in the world of New York law. Service's father was a permanent associate - that is, as a young attorney he was passed over for promotion to partner but remained with his firm in a lesser role. Service is ashamed of his father's failure and intends to succeed.
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather with raised bands and features gilded sewn-in pages with a satin marker. Simply superb quality; Franklin Library at its best; [xvi], 215,  pages.