Morgan the Magnificent.
The Life of J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913).Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1932 Stock Code: 143629
First edition, first printing, of Winkler's biography of the legendary financier and banker. This copy is from the library of American historian Gene M. Gressley, whose most well known work, Bankers and Cattlemen (1966), presents an economic history of the cattle ranching industry.
Octavo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt and black, edges uncut. With dust jacket.
Photographic frontispiece. Ownership stamps of Joyce and Gene Gressley to front free endpaper and title page.
Spine ends lightly bumped, some nicks and tears to dust jacket extremities, small hole to jacket spine, a very good copy.
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