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Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and with facsimile signature to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and bumped at ends. Small marks to boards. Mild foxing to edges. Neat inscriptions to front endpaper, one dated 1931. Occasional pencil marks in margins. Else a clean and tight copy. 248pp. With portrait frontis and other illustrations. The author was an American-born journalist, writer and newspaper editor who is chiefly notable for having been in charge of the Daily Express from 1902 to 1932. Here he records meetings with eminent people, trivial and significant events and ends with the declaration of war in August 1914.
Title: R.D.B.’s Diary 1887-1914.
Publisher: London. Wiliam Heinemann Ltd. 1930 new imp.:
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Seller ID: 73610
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES R.D.BLUMENFELD, R.D.B.’s Diary, 1887-1914, journalist, writer, newspaper editor, Daily Express, eminent people, events, war, August 1914, Social History History first edition