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Letters from a Life Insurance Man to His Son (Signed) by  Bert Swift - Hardcover - 3rd Edition - 1924 - from Lux Libri (SKU: 047273)

Letters from a Life Insurance Man to His Son (Signed)

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Letters from a Life Insurance Man to His Son (Signed)

by Swift, Bert

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Self-published in New Bedford, Mass., (c. 1924). Printed by Reynolds Press. Stated 3rd edition. Signed and inscribed by Bert Swift in 1931. A series of 20 light-hearted letters about life and life insurance. A clever format for the author to discuss marketing strategies, customer psychology, etc. The final "Addenda" page is a quote from Elbert Hubbard, founder of the Roycroft community and author of similar books of wit and wisdom. 43 pp. Small hardcover. 7.25 x 5 inches. Nicely printed with colored initials and text. VG with light wear, a couple of small spots. Sound, tight binding. Scarce, especially signed. WorldCat locates just three copies.

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book dealer
Lux Libri US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
047273
Title
Letters from a Life Insurance Man to His Son (Signed)
Author
Swift, Bert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
3rd Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Self-published
Place of Publication
New Bedford, Mass.
Date Published
1924
Size
12mo - over 6� - 7�" tall
Bookseller catalogs
Philosophy;
Size
12mo - over 6� - 7�" tall

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Worldcat
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