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Vintage

Quest for the Best, Signed

Barbara Farnsworth

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Quest for the Best, Signed
Quest for the Best, Signed
Quest for the Best, Signed
Quest for the Best, Signed
Quest for the Best, Signed

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Era:
Vintage; 1970s
Condition:
Excellent
Materials:
hardcover
Size:
9.5" L x 6.4" W x 1" H
Color/Finish:
n/a

Why We Love This

Quest for the Best by Stanley Marcus, the former chairman of Neiman-Marcus. New York: Viking Press, 1979. Later printing, 227 pages, 18 black-and-white illustrations that point up Marcus's search for quality in retailing and elsewhere. Still an excellent read in its persistence on finding the best. A few tiny marginal stains, but an excellent copy, signed by Marcus on the front endpaper, and bound in boards and a very good dust jacket.
As described by Barbara Farnsworth

About Barbara Farnsworth

My bookstore, an old wooden building at the edge of a New England trout stream, houses thousands of used, rare and antiquarian books, with particular emphasis on Home and Garden subjects -- food and drink, gardening, interior design and architecture. I also carry titles on fashion, children's books and literature. Books really do furnish a room, beautifully!