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Potter's One-Upmanship and Lifemanship

Vintage Rescue

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Potter's One-Upmanship and Lifemanship
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Potter's One-Upmanship and Lifemanship
Potter's One-Upmanship and Lifemanship

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Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1910-1950
Condition:
Very Good; minor flaws and scuffs from age
Materials:
paper/cloth
Size:
7.5" L x 5.25" W
Color/Finish:
n/a

Why We Love This

Pair of Stephen Potter's satirical books about life and getting ahead. Lifemanship or The Art of Getting Away with It Without Being an Absolute Plonk. New York: Henry Holt, 1954. 120 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Illustrated. One-Upmanship: Being Some Account of the Activities and Teaching of the Lifemanship Correspondence College of One-Upness and Gameslifemastery. New York: Henry Holt, 1958. 177 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Illustrated.
As described by Vintage Rescue

About Vintage Rescue

Hope Berschler of Vintage Rescue has been rescuing eclectic 20th-century household treasures for more than two decades and delights in putting them back into circulation. She has an affinity for vintage books and ephemera, not only for their stories, but for their design, cultural references and yes, their covers. Curated especially for One Kings Lane, the items offered here are ready for you to rescue and use for vintage home decor and gifting.