Adventures in Americana: Recollections of Forty Years Collecting Books, Furniture, China, Guns and Glass. Frederick Woodward SKIFF.

Adventures in Americana: Recollections of Forty Years Collecting Books, Furniture, China, Guns and Glass.

Portland, OR: Metropolitan Press, Publishers, 1935. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth spine with paper label and green textured paper over boards. 366pp. Frontispiece, drawings, pictorial endpapers. Near fine. Item #45813

First edition, with colophon statement tipped to inner flyleaf noting limitation of 800 numbered copies (this #488) signed boldly in full by Skiff in brown ink. The pioneering Pacific Northwest collector's quest for antiques of all types -- Colonial furniture, inscribed first editions, Indian rugs -- will stir the blood of any collector.

Price: $75.00