Very rare 1st edition copy of Shorthand Made Easy by Marvin Dana as part of the Made Easy Series. Published by Edward J Clode of New York. This book is considered by scholars to be culturally important as part of our historical knowledge base. Extraordinarily rare with 1 known copy held at the Library of Congress and 6 additional know copies held in University & public library collections. This is a true first edition.
Jacket: N/A or None
Notable issues: Front cover shows some edge wear, shelf wear, with minor decor losses and some soiling. Edge wear and light corner chipping. Back cover same as front. Spine shows darkening with shelf wear, edge wear top and bottom with chipping. Binding is tight. Boards have corner dings. Inside front & back cover and inside 2nd page front and back, heavy foxing / spotting. Light tanning overall with random dampstain spotting to a page from what looks like sweat. Name written inside title page.
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This item condition is overall Good antique condition.
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IVL - S2R1
Made easy series,
Shorthand made easy,