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Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair

MCME

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Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair
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Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair
Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair
Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair
Gamesmanship & Lifemanship, Pair

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Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1910-1950
Condition:
Very Good; previous owner's name in pen on front boards under jacket flap
Materials:
hardcover
Size:
7.5" L x 5.25" W x 1.5" H
Color/Finish:
n/a

Why We Love This

The Theory and Practice of Gamesmanship or The Art of Winning Games Without Actually Cheating by Stephen Potter. Henry Holt, NY, 1951. No edition stated. 128 pp. Lifemanship or The Art of Getting Away With It Without Being an Absolute Plonk by Stephen Potter. Henry Holt, NY, 1956. First edition, seventh printing. 120 pp. Hardcovers with dust jackets. Black-and0white illustrations by Frank Wilson. Midcentury, humorous self-help books.
As described by MCME

About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."